WinterNBI ID: 168.I
Medium: oil on wood/tobacco box
Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 12
Signature: "Blakelock" lower right
Current Owner: Private Collection
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CityState: Lincoln, NE
Provenance: Albert E. Schoch, Jr., East Orange, New Jersey; MAE; private collection
Subject Description: Open flat ground covered with snow, framed with dark foliage at middle distance. Ten bare trees spaced through the middle ground and foreground.
Condition: Generally good. Painted on a cigar box top.
Infra-red: Reveals persistence of wood grain across center of painting.
UltraViolet: Reveals considerable losses throughout painting, large area patches in upper left and lower right sky.
Color: White, blue sky, brown.
X-ray: Heavy ground under ground plane and sky, sgraffito details, wood grain.
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