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Lot 13

Early 20th C. oil on canvas, painted by Windsor VT artist Louis Frieda, after Maxfield Parrish's "Old King Cole" mural in the King Cole Bar at the St. Regis Hotel, NYC. This painting is cited in "Maxfield Parrish, a Retrospective," by L.S. Cutler, as having hung in the undertaker's shop in Windsor, VT. The painting descended through undertaker's family. Stretcher 26" x 102”; with frame: 29” x 105”. Condition: small pin-point puncture lower right corner. 1” tear to center of canvas. Gilt and gesso loss to frame.

(Estimate: $500-1000. Note: This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)

Early 20th C. oil on canvas, painted by Windsor VT artist Louis Frieda, after Maxfield Parrish's "Old King Cole" mural in the King Cole Bar at the St. Regis Hotel, NYC. This painting is cited in "Maxfield Parrish, a Retrospective," by L.S. Cutler, as having hung in the undertaker's shop in Windsor, VT. The painting descended through undertaker's family. Stretcher 26" x 102”; with frame: 29” x 105”. Condition: small pin-point puncture lower right corner. 1” tear to center of canvas. Gilt and gesso loss to frame.

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