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    George Grammer (American, b. 1928)
    Cosmos Volunteers and Snow and Hemlock (two works)
    Watercolor and acrylic on paper, each
    5 x 4-1/8 inches (12.7 x 10.5 cm) (image, each)
    Both signed lower right: Grammer
    One titled lower left: Volunteers / Cosmos Volunteers

    PROVENANCE:
    Green Mountain Gallery, Stowe, Vermont;
    Private collection.

    The youngest member of the Fort Worth Circle, George Grammer studied under Kelly Fearing at Texas Wesleyan College, Fort Worth. Awarded a scholarship, he attended the Art Students League and became a full-time resident of New York City in 1957. Painting primarily with oil and watercolor, Grammer is known for his abstracted scenes of architecture, streets, and oil rigs at night as well as realistic still-lifes. His work was included in Intimate Modernism: Fort Worth Circle Artists in the 1940's (2008), Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth.


    More information about George Grammer, also known as Grammer, George, George Grammer.

    Condition Report*: Sheets measure 5.5 x 6.5 inches and are hinged to mat verso; there appears to be no major visible condition issues to note; framed under acrylic. Framed Dimensions 10.25 X 8.25 X 1 Inches
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    October, 2016
    29th Saturday
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