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    JOHN FORD CLYMER (American 1907 - 1989)
    Saturday Evening Post cover, August 29, 1959
    Oil on board
    33.5 x 26.5 in.
    Signed lower left
    Clymer painted many memorable covers for The Saturday Evening Post. It has been estimated he painted more than eighty scenes of pure Americana for these covers between 1945 and 1963. In 1964, after forty years as an illustrator, he discontinued his commercial work and devoted his efforts to painting North American game animals and scenes from Western history.


    More information about JOHN FORD CLYMER, also known as Clymer, John Ford, John F. Clymer, John Ford Clymer.



    Condition Report*: This piece has been framed to an overall size of 43 x 36 in. Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.
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    March, 2009
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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