ARTIST: Esteban Vicente (New York, Pennsylvania, Spain, 1903 – 2001)
MEDIUM: oil on canvas
CONDITION: Restretched. No visible inpaint under UV light.
SIGHT SIZE: 28 x 20 inches / 70 x 50 cm
FRAME SIZE: unframed
SIGNATURE: Lower right and on verso
NOTE: Please see another Esteban Vicente painting from 1967 sold by Rago Arts and Auction Center (2016-05-07, Lot 512). Signature on verso is absolutely identical.
PROVENANCE: Vered Art Gallery, East Hampton, NY (has original gallery label on verso). Ruth Vered, owner of Vered Art Gallery, was personally known with Esteban Vicente, and had his exhibitions in her gallery.
SIMILAR ARTISTS: Perle Fine, Norman Bluhm, Theodoros Stamos, Hans Hofmann, Michael Goldberg, Robert Burns Motherwell, Helen Frankenthaler, Sam Lewis Francis, Wayne Thiebaud, Willem de Kooning, Wolf Kahn, Milton Clark Avery, Robert Rauschenberg, Mary Abbott, Jack Tworkov, Conrad Marca-Relli
CATEGORY: antique vintage painting