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    Perry Nichols (American, 1911-1992)
    Watering Hole, 1951
    Oil on Masonite
    24 x 30 inches (61.0 x 76.2 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: Perry Nichols / 51

    A student of Frank Reaugh and Alexandre Hogue, Nichols began exhibiting in 1931. The present work shows Hogue's influence on the artist with it's regionalist style with a hint of surrealism. Frank Reaugh is also present in the low horizon line, palette, and perspective. It is a truly wonderful example of Perry Nichols' roots in Texas art.


    Condition Report*: Minor surface dirt; under UV light, there appears to be no inpaint.
    Framed Dimensions 31 X 36.75 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    2nd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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