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    ROBERT PREUSSER (1919-1992)
    Dusk
    Oil and sand on canvas
    24in. x 16in.
    Signed lower center

    Robert Preusser is Texas's most important early modernist painter. While much of his work is non-objective, this painting is based on an abstracted landscape. The horizon line and red flowing sky can be made out in the upper one-third of the painting.

    This canvas has a rich surface with heavy impasto and areas of colored sand mixed with the paint.



    Condition Report*: Excellent condition. Period frame in excellent condition.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2006
    2nd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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