Simka Simkhovitch (1893-1949 New York, NY / Russia)

oil on canvas laid to canvas
46'' H x 23'' W

  • Provenance: Estate, Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Condition: Visual: Minor frame abrasion. The canvas is lined, as stated, and the stretcher bars and keys were replaced when lined. Blacklight: Scattered tiny dots of touch-up throughout the Ringmaster’s face and hat, a 2” x 1” area of touch-up on the Ringmaster’s right lapel near his hand and a dime-sized area of touch-up on the right hand. Tiny dots of scattered touch-up on the male acrobat’s head left center. Scattered tiny dots of touch-up on the upper portion of Ringmaster’s pants, in an area level with the left center acrobat’s head. More minor scattered tiny dots of touch-up on the clown’s face and body and on the monkey’s forehead. Scattered dots of touch-up along the right edge. A small 2” scattered area of dots of touch-up in the lower left. A few other more minor scattered dots of touch-up throughout.

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April 23, 2013 6:30 PM PDT

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