ARTHUR BOWEN DAVIES | SHY AS A RABBIT
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Property Sold to Benefit the Acquisition Fund of the San Diego Museum of Art

ARTHUR BOWEN DAVIES | SHY AS A RABBIT

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

Property Sold to Benefit the Acquisition Fund of the San Diego Museum of Art

ARTHUR BOWEN DAVIES | SHY AS A RABBIT

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

Lot Sold:8,750USD

Lot Details

Description

Property Sold to Benefit the Acquisition Fund of the San Diego Museum of Art

ARTHUR BOWEN DAVIES

1862 - 1928

SHY AS A RABBIT


signed A.B. DAVIES (lower left)

oil on canvas

22 ¼ by 17 ¼ inches

(56.5 by 43.8 cm)

Painted circa 1900.

Condition Report

The canvas is unlined and the work appears to be slightly dirty. Under UV: there are a few lines of inpainting along the border of the figure and to frame abrasion at left edge. The work retains an uneven varnish.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Mrs. Henry A. Everett, Pasadena, California

Gift to the present owner from the above, 1931

Exhibited

Phoenix, Arizona, Phoenix Art Museum, The Eight, April 1977

American Art
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