Lot 195: 37 pcs Purvis Young (1943-2010) American Overtown Scene Outsider Folk Art Paintings
November 30, 2016
Sunrise, FL, USALive Auction
Description: Purvis Young (1943-2010 Florida) outsider art on found paper paintings. Lot includes a collection of 37 paintings of Overtown scenes. Good strong images with spirit dancers, horses, angel heads etc... Most on found US Customs book covers. Purvis Young works are highly sought after by Folk Art or Outsider Art collectors for his symbolic expressionist uniquely urban viewpoint. Most signed. From the Bass Museum of Art collection. Good condition with wear consistent with intent. Most measures 20 1/4" x 13 1/2". In house USA domestic shipping $85 plus insurance.