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MILTON AVERY (1885-1965)

Dune Bushes

Price Realised: USD 81250.00
Estimate : USD 40,000 - 60,000
Description

MILTON AVERY (1885-1965)
Dune Bushes
signed and dated 'Milton Avery 1958' (lower left)
oil on canvasboard
16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm.)
Painted in 1958.


The artist.
Florence Miller Family Collection, Palm Beach, Florida, acquired from the above.
Harriet Griffin Fine Art, New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1984.

EXHIBITED
Colorado Springs, Colorado, University of Colorado, The Gallery of Contemporary Art, Colorado Collects Art of the 20th Century, May 17-August 16, 1991.

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Very good condition. The board is flat and stable and glued over a frame liner. Two faint surface abrasions in the right sky. Under ultraviolet light, a few short hairlines of inpainting in the extreme lower right corner. The work is also faintly signed again at lower right.

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