GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK
GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK
GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK
GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK
GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK
GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK
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GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK

Estimate: 25,000 - 35,000 USD
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GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK

Estimate: 25,000 - 35,000 USD
Lot sold:30,000USD
(5 bids, reserve met)

Description

GUY CARLETON WIGGINS

1883 - 1962

CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK


signed Guy Wiggins (lower left); also signed again and titled CHRISTMAS EVE/IN NEW YORK (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

25 by 30 inches (63.5 by 76.2 cm)

Framed: 35 ½ by 41 ½ inches (90.2 by 105.4 cm)

Painted circa 1950-55.


This work has been authenticated by Guy Arthur Wiggins. A letter of authenticity, dated August 31, 2015, accompanies the lot.

Condition Report

The canvas is unlined and there is frame abrasion along the extreme edges. There is fine scattered surface cracking and a few scattered surface accretions. Under UV: there is a dot of inpainting in the sky at upper left.


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

Private collection (sold: Sotheby's, New York, October 2, 2015, lot 82)

Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK
GUY CARLETON WIGGINS | CHRISTMAS EVE IN NEW YORK
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