2 March 2006
Frank H. Desch (1873-1934)
signed 'Frank H. Desch' (lower right)
oil on canvas
32¼ x 26 in. (82 x 66 cm.)
Painted circa 1925.
With Kanst Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California, 1925.
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The present work depicts Ruth C. Desch, the artist's wife.
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