LAVERNE NELSON BLACK
1887 - 1938
PROSPECTOR WITH BURROS
signed LaVerne Nelson Black (lower left)
oil on canvasboard laid down on board by the artist
9 ¾ by 12 inches
(24.8 by 30.5 cm)
There is frame abrasion at edges. There is minor fine surface cracking in some of the white pigments and there are a few scuffs in the sky near the upper corners. Under UV: there is no apparent inpainting.
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Valley National Bank of Arizona
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2004