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Milton Avery

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Description

  • Milton Avery
  • Towering Fir 
  • signed Milton Avery and dated 1953 (lower left); signed Milton Avery, titled Towering Fir, inscribed WC 30 X 22, and dated 1953 (verso)
  • watercolor on paper
  • 30 by 22 inches
  • (76.2 by 55.9 cm)

Provenance

Waddington Gallery, London
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2004

Exhibited

London, Waddington Gallery, Milton Avery: Works on Paper, 2004, no. 10, pp. 7, 82, illustrated

Catalogue Note

It is likely that this work was painted in 1953 during Avery’s first residency at the MacDowell Colony in the Monadnock region of New Hampshire. 
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