FRANZ XAVER WOLF, AUSTRIA 1896 - 1990, OIL ON WOOD PANEL H 20" W 15" PLAYING CHESS
Oil on mahogany panel. Signed upper right. Meticulously painted interior showing two cardinals in front of divided window in a well-appointed Niederlandish interior. Custom frame: 26" X 21".
Very minor evidence of overpaint (or a "whisp" of old varnish) at the right rear chair leg. Details of elegant Austrian interior abound, leather bound books, antique furniture, Purchased from Degrimme Gallery, Grosse Pointe Farms, Mi. circa 1960.