HARVEY T. DUNN
1884 - 1952
THE FIRING RANGE
signed Harvey/Dunn and dated 16 (lower left)
oil on canvas
30 by 40 inches
(76.2 by 101.6 cm)
The canvas is lined and the edges are covered with tape. There is scattered surface cracking and the surface of the work appears to be slightly dirty. Under UV: there appear to be a few spots of inpaint in the white pigment in the upper margin, two small spots of inpaint at lower center and in the figure’s clothing at lower right, and scattered spots to address frame abrasion along the extreme outer edges.
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Schoonover Studios Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2007
George Pattulo, "The Wrong Road," The Saturday Evening Post, January 6, 1917, illustrated