Property from the Estate of Jean Steinberg, New York
1898 - 1980
signed Brackman (lower right); also titled "Morning Chore", signed again and inscribed Norwalk, Conn (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
28 by 22 inches
(71.1 by 55.9)
The canvas is unlined, appears to be loose on its stretcher and is bulging slightly at lower right corner. There is frame abrasion at edges and the work appears to be slightly dirty. Under UV: there is no apparent inpainting.
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