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    Eanger Irving Couse (American, 1866-1936)
    Over the Taos Valley, circa 1926
    Oil on board
    10 x 8 inches (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
    Signed lower left: E-I-COUSE-N-A-
    Signed and titled on exhibition label affixed to the reverse: E. Irving Course / Over Taos Valley

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Pasadena, California;
    Covington Fine Arts Gallery, Tucson, Arizona, 1997;
    Santa Fe Art Auction, Santa Fe, New Mexico, November 14, 1998, lot 77;
    Private collection, Chicago, Illinois.

    EXHIBITED:
    Salmagundi Club, New York, Thumb Box Exhibition, December 1926.

    We wish to thank Virginia Couse Leavitt, the artist's granddaughter, for her assistance in cataloguing the present work. The view is of the Taos valley looking south from the Couse house.


    More information about Eanger Irving Couse, also known as Couse, Eanger Irving, Coase, E. Irving, Couse, Eanger-Irving, Eanger Irving Couse.



    Condition Report*: Several scattered spots that fluoresce under UV light where impasto in thin; very minor chip to the bottom left corner.
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