THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS
THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS
THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS
THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS
THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS
THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS
THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS
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LOT SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 USD

LOT SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 USD

Lot Sold:375USD

Lot Details

Description

GEORGE ALAN SWANSON

1906-1968

THREE WORKS: BUFO TOADS


watercolor and pencil on paper (two examples are double-sided works)

circa 1935

Double sided works each approximately 7 ⅜ x 9 ⅝ in.; the single-sided work 14 ½ x 11 ½ in.


the first double-sided example signed in pencil lower left, Swanson and shows a pencil drawing of the frog, the reverse depicting another specimen; the second double-sided example having a horizontal work on one side inscribed Bufo and showing a pencil drawing with coloration notes, the reverse showing a vertical work with an additional pencil drawing with coloration notes.

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Condition Report

The single-sided work:

In overall fine condition. Retains rich, vibrant coloration throughout. Very minor browning to the edges of the sheet.


Signed double-sided work:

Retains rich, vibrant coloration. The paper itself is undulating and slightly wavy. Light discoloration in areas.


Last double-sided work:

Retains rich, vibrant coloration. The paper itself is undulating and slightly wavy. Light discoloration in areas. Traces of old glue residue visible to the vertical side.

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