27 April 2005
EDGAR ALWIN PAYNE (1882-1947)
Drying Sails, Chioggia, Italy
signed 'Edgar Payne' (lower right)--inscribed with title (on the reverse)--signed and inscribed with title again (on an original label affixed to the stretcher)
oil on canvas
29 x 29 in. (73.7 x 73.7 cm.)
Private collection, Los Angeles, California, 1920s.
By descent in the family to the present owner.
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