JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP
JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP
JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP
JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP
JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP
JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP
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Sold By The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art To Benefit Future Acquisitions

JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Sold By The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art To Benefit Future Acquisitions

JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot sold:5,000USD
(3 bids, reserve met)

Description

Sold By The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art To Benefit Future Acquisitions

JOHN F. FRANCIS

1808 - 1886

AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP


signed John F. Francis, inscribed Pinxit and dated 1864 (on the reverse prior to lining)

oil on canvas

canvas: 15 ¼ by 20 inches (38.7 by 50.8 cm)

framed: 22 by 26 ½ inches (55.9 by 67.3 cm)

Condition Report

The canvas is lined and tacked to modern stretchers. There is frame abrasion at edges and surface cracking throughout. Under UV: there is inapinting to address frame abrasion and there are a few scattered pindots and small dots of inpainting throughout.


For more information on this lot, please email Elizabeth Goodridge at Elizabeth.Goodridge@sothebys.com.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Provenance

Dr. and Mrs. Alexander C.G. de Turzanski-Kahanowicz, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940s

Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Yates, Long Beach, California (by descent)

Gift to the present owner from the above, by 1991


Literature

Ilene Fort and Michael Quick, American Art: A Catalogue of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collection, Los Angeles, California, 1991, pp. 137-38, illustrated 

JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP
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JOHN F. FRANCIS | AN ARRANGEMENT OF ORANGES, WALNUTS, ALMONDS, RAISINS, AND GRAPES ON A TABLETOP
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