7 March 2008
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, CALIFORNIA
Eugene Edward Speicher (1883-1962)
Floral Still Life
signed, dated and inscribed 'To my friend Lewis A Speare/Eugene Speicher 1916' (center right)
oil on canvas
22¼ x 19 in. (56.5 x 48.3 cm.)
Lewis A. Speare, gift from the above.
James Graham & Sons, New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2002.
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