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    Deforrest Hale Judd (American, 1916-1993)
    Maguey, 1971
    Acrylic on canvas
    38-3/4 x 42-3/4 inches (98.4 x 108.6 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Deforrest Judd '71
    Signed on the stretcher: Deforrest Judd
    Signed, dated, and titled on label affixed to the reverse: "Maguey" / 1971 / Deforrest Judd

    DeForrest Judd, a member of the Dallas Nine, studied at the Cleveland Institute of Art and the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center between 1938 and 1942. He was a professor at Southern Methodist University from 1942 to 1982, and also taught at the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts (now the Dallas Museum of Art). His work is held in many private collections and museums, including the Cleveland Museum of Art and the Dallas Museum of Art. A true Modernist, Judd's signature style is characterized by intense colors, surrealistic moods, and an increasingly abstract approach to landscapes and other nature subjects.

    Condition Report*: Unlined canvas; a faint approx. 2 inch horizontal line of cracking in upper left corner with correlating inpaint under UV light. Framed Dimensions 38.25 X 42.25 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    13th Saturday
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