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    Ralston Crawford (American, 1906-1978)
    Corpus Christie, 1975
    Oil on canvas
    30-1/4 x 40-1/4 inches (76.8 x 102.2 cm)
    Titled with the artist's estate stamp on the stretcher: Corpus Christie

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Estate of the above;
    Robert Miller Gallery, New York;
    Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York;
    Meredith Long & Company, Houston, Texas;
    Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, Inc., New York;
    Private collection, New York.

    EXHIBITED:
    Zabriskie Gallery, New York, "Ralston Crawford," November 22-December 11, 1976;
    Hirshl & Adler Galleries, New York, "Ralston Crawford and the Sea," March 9-April 20, 1991.

    LITERATURE:
    C. Ratcliff, Ralston Crawford and the Sea, exhibition catalogue, New York, p. 65, illustrated.




    Condition Report*: Unlined canvas; possible extremely minor edge wear; under UV light, Framed Dimensions 37 X 46.785 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    8th Thursday
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