New York, East
23 April 1997
Guy Carleton Wiggins (1883-1962)
signed 'Guy C. Wiggins' lower right
oil on board
16 x 12in. (40.6 x 30.5cm.)
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Executed circa 1913.
A letter dated January 13, 1997 from Guy Wiggins, Jr. discussing this work accompanies the lot.
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