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    Description

    Milton Avery (American, 1885-1965)
    Towering Tree, 1954
    Crayon on paper
    24 x 7-1/2 inches (61.0 x 19.1 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower right: Milton / Avery / 1954

    PROVENANCE:
    Andrew Crispo Gallery, New York;
    Connecticut Fine Arts, Inc., Westport, Connecticut;
    Private collection, Glen Rock, New Jersey, acquired from the above, 1977;
    By descent to the present owner.


    More information about Milton Avery, also known as Avery, Milton, Avery, Milton Clark, Milton Avery.

    Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000.

    Condition Report*: Framed under glass. Hinged along top edge verso. 7 inch crease along the lower left edge. Toning throughout the sheet. Pinholes in the extreme corners. Mild buckling throughout the sheet.
    Framed Dimensions 26 X 10.5 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    15th Friday
    Auction Dates
    November
    5th Friday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    18 Days
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    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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