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LOT 88
William R. Leigh (1866–1955)
Clouds in Africa (1926)
oil on artist board
12 x 16 inches
Estimate: $8,000–$12,000

Condition Summary:

Artwork examined under blacklight; Canvasboard slightly loose in frame. Minor paint loss 2 inches inward from upper right corner of painting due to apparent Frame is in good condition with minor splitting of inner mitres. Minor loss of gold-leaf along all edges.

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