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    Description

    Milton Avery (American, 1885-1965)
    Cow Grazing, 1954
    Mixed media on paper
    19 x 25 inches (48.3 x 63.5 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower left: Milton Avery / 1954
    Signed, titled, and inscribed verso: "Cow Grazing" / by Milton Avery / mixed media / 19 x 25

    PROVENANCE:
    Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, Illinois;
    Private collection, acquired from the above, 1968;
    Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, acquired from the above, 1970;
    Private collection, Chicago, Illinois, acquired from the above, 1970.

    EXHIBITED:
    Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, "Milton Avery: Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings," November 7-December 3, 1966 (as Speckled Calf);
    Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, "Milton Avery: An Exhibition of Works on Paper-Monotype/Gouache/Crayon/Oil/Ink," November 7-December 4, 1970 (as Speckled Calf).

    LITERATURE:
    H. Geldzahler, Milton Avery, exhibition catalogue, Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 1966, n.p., no. 13, illustrated (as Speckled Calf).


    More information about Milton Avery, also known as Avery, Milton, Avery, Milton Clark, Milton Avery.

    Condition Report*: Sheet is hinged at top corners and tabbed at center left edge verso; edge wear including toning, pinholes, bumps, and a tiny tears at top and bottom center; light overall paper discoloration and handling creases; framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 25.5 X 31 Inches
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    May, 2018
    4th Friday
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