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Louis Lozowick

Steel Valley

Estimate:

80,000 - 120,000 USD

Louis Lozowick

Louis Lozowick

Steel Valley

Steel Valley

Estimate:

80,000 - 120,000 USD

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Louis Lozowick

1892 - 1973

Steel Valley


signed Louis / Lozowick (lower right)

oil on canvas

18⅛ by 24⅛ in.

46 by 61.2 cm

Executed in 1942. 

The canvas is wax lined and there is frame abrasion along the extreme edges. There is fine surface cracking throughout. Under UV: There are small spots and pindots of inpainting along the outer edges to address frame abrasion and a pindot of inpainting at lower right.


Framed Dimensions:24 by 29 3/4 in. (61 by 75.6 cm.)


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Mrs. Mildred Kaufman, New York (acquired directly from the artist)
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York (acquired from the above in 1979)
Acquired from the above in 1981 by the present owner
Rick Stewart, "Charles Sheeler, William Carlos Williams, and Precisionism: a Redefinition," Arts, November 1983, p. 111, illustrated
New York, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Louis Lozowick (1892-1973): Works in the Precisionist Manner, 1980, no. 19, illustrated
Berlin, Neue Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst; Hamburg, Hamburger Kunstverein, Traum und Depression, 1920-1940, 1980-81, nos. 29, 235, pp. 104, 532
Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Westmoreland Museum of Art, Southwestern Pennsylvania Painters, 1800-1945, 1981, pp. 158, 162, no. 309, illustrated