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TWO WORKS: ZANCLUS CORNUTUS (MOORISH IDOL)

Reserves

Estimate:

1,500

to
- 2,500 USD

LOT SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

TWO WORKS: ZANCLUS CORNUTUS (MOORISH IDOL)

TWO WORKS: ZANCLUS CORNUTUS (MOORISH IDOL)

Estimate:

1,500

to
- 2,500 USD

Lot sold:

250

USD

GEORGE ALAN SWANSON

1906-1968

TWO WORKS: ZANCLUS CORNUTUS (MOORISH IDOL)


watercolor and pencil on paper

Clarion Island, Mexico

May 11, 1936

11 ⅜ x 14 ¼ in. ; 10 ⅛ x 13 ⅞ in.

the largest inscribed in pencil, lower right, Moorish Idol / Clarion Island / May 11, 1936; the other inscribed in pencil, lower right, Clarion / May 11, 36

Each retains rich, vibrant coloration. There is light residue and some watercolor marks visible in the background. Light browning to the edges.