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    G. HARVEY (American, b.1933)
    The Red Gate, 1977
    Oil on canvas
    22 x 28 inches (55.9 x 71.1 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: G. Harvey / 1977

    G. Harvey (Gerald Harvey Jones) was born in the Hill Country north of San Antonio and grew up with strong western traditions. His grandfather had been a trail boss who had pushed cattle along the Texas trails to northern rail heads. His stories of those adventurous, as well as arduous, days informed the early days of the artist and helped inspire his early artistic leanings. After graduating with honors from the University of North Texas and a short tenure teaching at the University of Texas at Austin, Harvey turned his attention to painting on a full time basis. He has established himself as one of the most successful and versatile artists in America today.


    Estimate: $30,000 - $40,000.

    Condition Report*: Good condition.
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    November, 2010
    20th Saturday
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