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    GUY CARLETON WIGGINS (American 1883-1962)
    Snow Storm On The Avenue, 1917-1918
    Oil on canvasboard
    12 x 16 inches (30.4 x 40.6 cm)
    Signed lower right Guy Wiggins
    Inscribed verso Snow Storm On The Avenue / Guy Wiggins A.N.A., with a paper label for Russell's Artist's Canvas Boards and Lagakos-Turak Gallery
    Accompanied by a letter of authenticity from Guy A. Wiggins;
    Accompanied by a copy of the letter dated March 15, 1918 from Lyme, Conn. to the purchaser Mrs. Lawson; and a copy of a letter from The Fox Gallery

    Provenance:
    Mrs. Lawson, 1918
    The Fox Gallery (New York, NY)
    Lagakos-Turak Gallery (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

    Literature:
    Henry Geldzahler, American Painting In The Twentieth Century, Metropolitan Museum, New York, 1965, p. 46.


    Condition Report*:

    surface well adhered, colors strong, no apparent restoration

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    May, 2007
    25th Friday
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