Ben Abril (1923 - 1995 Los Angeles, CA)
'Grand Central Public Market on Hill Street Between 3rd and 4th Street, Los Angeles, California, From Bunker Hill - Circa 1939'
Oil on double canvas
Signed lower left: Ben Abril, signed again, titled, inscribed and numbered on each panel: Canvas No. 1 of 2 and Canvas No. 2 of 2
Overall: 30' H x 96' W

Provenance: Private Collection, La Canada, CA.

Notes: Accompanying this lot is a three section reference photograph of the painting inscribed by the artist.

Each panel: 30' H x 48' W; framed size: 39' H x 105' W x 3' D.

  • Condition: Visual: Generally good condition. Craquleure throughout the sky on each panel. Blacklight: No evidence of restoration under blacklight.

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