James Lesesne Wells (American, 1902-1992) Wa...
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DescriptionJames Lesesne Wells (American, 1902-1992)
Wanderers, circa 1930
Oil on canvas
18-1/4 x 24-1/2 inches (46.4 x 62.2 cm)
Soul of a Nation: African American Art from a Distinguished Collector
Amero Auctions, Sarasota, Florida, May 30, 2020, lot 55;
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
Harmon Foundation at the Art Center, New York, "Exhibition of the Work of Negro Artists, February 16-28, 1931, no. 111, Gold Medal Recipient.
Harmon Foundation at the Art Center, Exhibition of the Work of Negro Artists, New York 1931, p 24, no. 111, illustrated.
This lot is accompanied by a copy of the Harmon Foundation at the Art Center catalogue and a copy of a news paper article.
Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000.
Framed Dimensions 22.5 X 28.5 Inches
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