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    JOSEPH AMADEUS FLECK (American, 1892-1977)
    New Mexico Landscape
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 34 inches (76.2 x 86.4 cm)
    Signed lower left: Fleck
    Signed verso: Joseph A. Fleck/ Taos N.M.

    Fleck's vision of the New Mexico landscape in this painting is an almost abstract representation where colors, shapes, light and shadow, and even figures are melded together to form a very personal depiction of the Taos environment. At first glance, one might miss the two riders who are moving left to right in the middle ground of the painting just below the sloping mountain.


    Condition Report*: Overall visible craquelure; tiny paint chip in sky; otherwise good condition; frame dimensions:  34 x 38.5".
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    20th Saturday
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