Ralph Eugene Cahoon Jr. (1910-1982) Oil on Masonite “Sailor’s Surprise”, a Chinese export interior scene with sailor and his mermaid sitting at her chinoiserie dressing table overlooking the Hongs at Canton, China, in a most exceptional carved and gilt Chinese Export period frame, circa 1800, signed lower right R. Cahoon. Printed Earle Vandekar of Knightsbridge label on reverse.
17 in. x 13 ½ in. Overall 24 ½ in. x 20 ¾ in.
Provenance: Property of a Lady, Nantucket Island, Massachusetts
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