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    ARTHUR DOVE (American 1880-1946)
    Untitled Abstraction, circa 1935
    Oil on canvasboard
    8-1/2 x 11-1/2 inches (21.6 x 29.2 cm)
    Signed lower center: Dove

    Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, Inc., New York, New York
    Cline Fine Art Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

    Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, Inc., (Beverly Hills, California), 'American Modernism,' July 2-August 3, 1991, no. 53
    Cline Fine Art Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 'Arthur Dove - Paintings from the 20's & 30's,' July 4-August 28, 1997.

    Arthur Dove is generally acclaimed as the first American painter to produce purely non-representational paintings. His works were based upon natural forms and rhythms. His abstraction was "extraction," in essence, distilling the essential forms of a subject from nature. This simple composition tumbles across the panel in a pinwheel effect, using simple color and lines to simulate motion.

    More information about Dove, Arthur Garfield, also known as Dove, Arthur Garfield, Arthur Garfield Dove, Dove, Arthur, Dove, Arthur G..

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    December, 2007
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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