EDWARD LAMSON HENRY
1841 - 1919
GETTING FRESH HORSES
signed indistinctly (lower left)
oil on paper laid down on board
10 by 14 inches
(25.4 by 35.6 cm)
There is frame abrasion at edges and fine surface cracking throughout. The work appears to be slightly dirty and there are a few surface scratches near the center right edge. Under UV: there is inpainting to frame abrasion and some thin lines of inpainting to address cracking throughout the composition. The work retains an opaque varnish.
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Private collection, San Francisco, California
Estate of the above
Acquired by the present owner from the above