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    PORFIRIO SALINAS (American, 1910-1973)
    Bluebonnets, 1960
    Oil on canvas
    13 x 17 inches (33.0 x 43.2 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: Porfirio Salinas / 1960

    Bluebonnets is a classic example of the Hill Country bluebonnet paintings for which Salinas became nationally famous during the 1960s. Salinas enjoyed much success with his bluebonnet paintings and was beloved by many, including President Lyndon Johnson and first lady Lady Bird Johnson, Speaker of the House of Representatives Sam Rayburn, and Texas Governor John Connelly.




    Condition Report*: Presents well. Original canvas. No evidence of restoration when examined under UV. May benefit from light cleaning as there is noticable surface grime in sky area. Framed Dimensions 14.75 X 18.5 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    11th Saturday
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