BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF
BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF
BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF
BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF
BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF
BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF
BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF
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LOT SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 USD

LOT SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE | BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 USD

Lot Sold:250USD

Lot Details

Description

GEORGE ALAN SWANSON

1906-1968

BLUEHEAD AND SPONGE ; BLUE PARROTFISH ON A REEF


watercolor and gouache on paper

circa 1933

10 x 7 ⅛ in. ; 10 ⅞ x 8 ⅛ in.

the first is signed in watercolor, lower left, G. Swanson, the reverse is inscribed in pencil Bluehead & sponge and bears an old exhibition label for the NEW

JERSEY GALLERY EXHIBITION / KRESGE DEPARTMENT STORE; the second is singed in watercolor, lower right, G. SWANSON

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Condition Report

Bluehead and Sponge:

Overall fine condition. Retains rich, vibrant coloration throughout. The image is laid to a larger sheet measuring 14 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. Light discoloration in few areas.


Blue Parrotfish:

Overall fine condition. Retains rich, vibrant coloration throughout. There are dark brown marks in the upper right and lower left corners consistent with glue residue. There is also glue residue to the reverse.

Cataloguing

Exhibited

Bluehead and Sponge:


Newark, New Jersey, Kresge Department Store, New Jersey Gallery Exhibition, circa 1960

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The Art of Expedition: The Works of George Swanson
Online bidding closed24 Jun 2019 | 02:41 PM GMT