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    George Grammer (American, 1928-2019)
    Back to the Barn, 1950
    Watercolor and pencil on paper
    21 x 27 inches (53.3 x 68.6 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower right: Grammer 50

    The youngest member of the Fort Worth Circle, George Grammer studied under Kelly Fearing at Texas Wesleyan College, Fort Worth. Awarded a scholarship, he attended the Art Students League and became a full-time resident of New York City in 1957. Painting primarily with oil and watercolor, Grammer is known for his abstracted scenes of architecture, streets, and oil rigs at night, as well as realistic still-lifes. His work was included in Intimate Modernism: Fort Worth Circle Artists in the 1940's (2008), Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth.

    More information about George Grammer, also known as Grammer, George, .

    Condition Report*: Framed under glass. Mild buckling throughout the sheet. Faint spots of foxing, most visible on the reverse. Toning throughout the sheet, most visible verso.
    Framed Dimensions 22.5 X 28.5 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2021
    23rd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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