PROPERTY FROM THE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF JANE PROCTOR, DENVER
1933 - 2001
Oil on canvas. Signed and dated 'b. prabha ./ 1967.' lower left and bearing Pundole Art Gallery & Picture Framers sticker on reverse
40 ⅞ x 16 in. (104 x 40.7 cm.)
Frame: 41 ½ x 16 ½ in. (105 x 42 cm.)
Painted in 1967
There is minor scattered pigment cracking in the work notable in the lower quadrant near the edge and the center right and upper center edge. There are a few scratches and associated pigment losses near the tree in the extreme right and some brown discoloration in the lower half. Light wear and rubbing is present along the edges of the painting.
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Acquired from Pundole Art Gallery circa 1967
Mrs. Jane Proctor and her husband lived in India in the 1960s where her husband managed the business for Otis Elevators.