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    HARRY ANTHONY DEYOUNG (1893-1956)
    Chisos Mountain Country, 1930's
    Oil on canvasboard
    16in. x 20in.
    Signed lower right
    Signed and titled verso

    Harry Anthony DeYoung relocated from Chicago to San Antonio in 1928 and opened the DeYoung Art School. DeYoung was initially attracted to San Antonio because of the Edgar B. Davis Wildflower Competition. In the summers he conducted classes in Fort Davis. He also served as director of the Summer School of Art at Sul Ross State Teachers College in Alpine. It is likely that this painting originated during one of these summers.



    Condition Report*: Excellent condition. No restorations. Period frame in excellent condition.
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2006
    10th Saturday
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