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    Wilson Hurley (American, 1924-2008)
    Split Mountain on the Green River, 1975
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 36 inches (76.2 x 91.4 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: Wilson Hurley / NAWA 1975
    Signed, titled, and inscribed on the backing board: "Split Mountain / On the Green River" / This was the campsite on 12-14 September 1776 / of the Dominguez-Velez de Escalante expedition / near present day Vernal, Utah. / Wilson Hurley

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist,
    Private collection, Oklahoma, acquired from the above, 1985;
    By descent to the present owners.

    EXHIBITED:
    National Academy of Western Artist, "Annual Exhibition," 1975.

    The present work was reproduced as an interior illustration in the book, Without Noise of Arms by Walter Briggs.



    More information about Wilson Hurley, also known as Hurley, Wilson, Wilson Hurley.

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    November, 2017
    3rd Friday
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