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    Everett Spruce (1908-2002)
    The Coon, 1943
    Oil on masonite
    16 x 20in.
    Signed lower left: E. Spruce
    Titled verso: The Coon, Everett Spruce 1943
    Label attached verso: Mortimer Levitt Gallery and Worcester Art Museum

    This painting was exhibited at the Worcester Art Museum in an exhibit titled Contemporary American Paintings, Feb., 1945. It was awarded a second prize of $300 and reinforced Spruce's reputation in New York as a leading American artist.

    Condition Report*: Excellent condition, new frame in excellent condition
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2005
    1st Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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