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    XAVIER GONZALEZ (1898-1993)
    Origami and Daisies, 1977
    Oil on canvas
    29in. x 39in.
    Signed and dated lower right
    Signed, dated and titled verso

    Ethel Edwards, the wife of Xavier Gonzalez, acquired an interest and fascination with oriental art. She created collages using traditional ink, colored rice paper, and other colored papers. Her art was said to blend painting and sculpture. With its use of the traditional Japanese art form of Origami, this painting is certainly a tribute by Xavier Gonzalez to his wife.

    Provenance: Estate of Xavier Gonzalez

    Exhibited: Provincetown Art Association & Museum



    Condition Report*: Excellent condition. Period frame in excellent condition.
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2006
    10th Saturday
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