Jun 07, 2007 - Sale 2117

Sale 2117 - Lot 49

Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
Still Life with Roses.

Oil on canvas. 360x265 mm; 14 1/8x10 3/8 inches. Signed in oil, lower left. Counter signed on the frame stretcher, verso.

At the age of only 12, Daniel Celentano became Thomas Hart Benton's first and youngest student. Celentano continued to follow in Benton's tradition of "regionalism," focusing on American neighborhood life scenes.