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Lot 35

Edward C. Leavitt (American, 1842 - 1904). Still Life: Flowers in a Classical Vase, 1875. Oil on canvas, signed "EC Leavitt 1875 / Prov" l.l., 20 1/4" x 12 1 /4". Gilt frame 25 3/4" x 17 1/2". With a letter containing biographical information on the artist from the Providence Art Club and a copy of provenance records from Christie's East. Provenance: Christie's East, New York. December 2, 1992, Lot 128. Condition: Examined under UV light. In overall very fine condition. Two small repairs with some inpainting: the first along the bottom left edge, the second c.r. (in background next to vase) with corresponding patch visible on verso. The stretcher appears to retain its original keys.

(Estimate: $1000-2000. Note: This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)

Edward C. Leavitt (American, 1842 - 1904). Still Life: Flowers in a Classical Vase, 1875. Oil on canvas, signed "EC Leavitt 1875 / Prov" l.l., 20 1/4" x 12 1 /4". Gilt frame 25 3/4" x 17 1/2". With a letter containing biographical information on the artist from the Providence Art Club and a copy of provenance records from Christie's East.  Provenance: Christie's East, New York. December 2, 1992, Lot 128.  Condition: Examined under UV light. In overall very fine condition. Two small repairs with some inpainting: the first along the bottom left edge, the second c.r. (in background next to vase) with corresponding patch visible on verso. The stretcher appears to retain its original keys.

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