No repairs needed. Puzzle cut by "Herb" at Zig-Zag Puzzle Co.. tight, interlocking with a 1-by-1 kb style.
Artist is Richard Dey De Ribcowsky, an American Impressionist & Modern painter who was born in 1880. Chaffey Community Museum of Art featured his work in the past, and his work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from 150 USD to 16,100 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 1999 the record price for this artist at auction is 16,100 USD for California Redwood Giants, sold at John Moran Auctioneers, Inc. in 2010.The artist died in 1936.