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LOT 58
John Hauser (1858–1918)
Rush to the Omaha Dance
oil on canvas
20 x 40 inches
Estimate: $20,000–$30,000

Condition Summary:

Artwork examined under blacklight; inpainting on perimeters of painting adjacent to frame.  Minor specks of inpainting throughout sky.  Area of abrasion resulting in paint loss in lower center foreground measuring approximately 1 1/4 inches x 1/2 inch; also 1/8 inch diameter in center left.  Minor craquelure throughout sky.  Overall appears to be in very good condition.  Frame is in very good condition with some splitting at all four mitres.

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