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    The Collection of Paul Gregory and Janet Gaynor

    JANET GAYNOR (American, 1906-1984)
    Garden View of White Oleander, Petunias and Geraniums, circa 1975
    Oil on canvas
    35-1/2 x 23-1/2 inches (90.2 x 59.7 cm)
    Signed in full at lower right: Janet Gaynor

    During her most productive years as an oil painter, Janet Gaynor worked from her studio at the Gregory-Gaynor ranch in Desert Hot Springs, while Paul went into the squab business and did quite well with it. Garden flowers were Janet's favorite subject and most often she painted old-fashioned blossoms such as geraniums, petunias, and nasturtiums. These are featured in the present work against a lush screen of white oleander.


    Condition Report*: Very good original condition in artist's original frame. Framed to an overall size of 40 x 28 inches. Unframed
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    Auction Dates
    March, 2011
    20th Sunday
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