Sterling Strauser (Pennsylvania, 1907-1995) oil on board abstract painting depicting two harness race jockeys in two-wheeled carts pulled by trotting horses across a tan track below a bright blue sky. Signed and dated "89 Strauser" lower right. Float mounted in a wooden frame with a gilt top edge with a linen mat and burlwood fillet. Sight: 5 3/4" H x 13 1/2" W. Framed: 11 1/2" H x 21" W.
Private Nashville estate, purchased Lyzon Gallery, Nashville, 1990. Copy of receipt available to the winning bidder.
Overall very good condition. Matte with areas of dampstaining, largest measuring 1" x 2 3/8". Frame with minute wear to gilt.