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Lot 71

R. DON DEROT, 1925, O/C, CHILDREN PLAYING IN SUMMER. American School, signed “R / Don DEROT / 1925” l.r. Exhibition size impressionist landscape, canvas unlined 29” x 56”, frame 32 1/2” x 59 3/4”. Condition: Examined under LED and UV light. In overall very good condition with bright hues. The edges with frame abrasions recto and some creasing due to stretcher abrasion. Very fine spotting due to exposure to moisture, only detectable under black light. The center background mountain with a small professional repair and inpainting (4” u.r. diagonal from blonde girl’s head). Minor abrasion l.l. and some inpainting u.r. corner. Canvas unlined.

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

R. DON DEROT, 1925, O/C, CHILDREN PLAYING IN SUMMER. American School, signed “R / Don DEROT / 1925” l.r. Exhibition size impressionist landscape, canvas unlined 29” x 56”, frame 32 1/2” x 59 3/4”.   Condition: Examined under LED and UV light. In overall very good condition with bright hues. The edges with frame abrasions recto and some creasing due to stretcher abrasion. Very fine spotting due to exposure to moisture, only detectable under black light. The center background mountain with a small professional repair and inpainting (4” u.r. diagonal from blonde girl’s head). Minor abrasion l.l. and some inpainting u.r. corner. Canvas unlined.

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