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    Robert Preusser (American, 1919-1992)
    Composition #7 (Southwest Abstract), 1937
    Watercolor on paper
    19-7/8 x 13-7/8 inches (50.5 x 35.2 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower right: Robert Preusser / 1937
    Signed, dated, titled, and inscribed verso: 1937 Watercolor / Composition #7 / Robert Preusser

    Robert Preusser was born in Houston and studied there with McNeill Davidson as well as at the Institute of Design in Chicago, at the Newcomb School of Art in New Orleans, and at the Art Center School in Los Angeles. Preusser is generally acknowledged as one of the earliest Texas artists to produce and show abstract expressionism.

    Condition Report*: Sheet is hinged to mat board via upper edge verso; slight toning to the extreme edges of the sheet; slight overall yellowing to the sheet, commensurate with age; overall, there do not appear to be any other major condition issues affecting the sheet. Framed under glass.
    Framed Dimensions 29 X 23.5 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    September, 2020
    26th Saturday
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