Lot 141: Milton Avery American, 1885-1965 Approaching Storm, 1938 Signed Milton Avery (lr), signed Milton Avery...
November 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Approaching Storm, 1938
Signed Milton Avery (lr), signed Milton Avery, dated 1938, numbered B7395 and inscribed as titled on the reverse
Watercolor on paper
22 1/4 x 30 3/4 inches (56.51 x 78.1 cm)
Grace Borgenicht Gallery, New York
Waddington Fine Art, Ltd., London
The Gaspe by Milton Avery: Paintings and Watercolors, Mar. 4 - 27, 1982, Theo Waddington Inc., Montreal
Milton Avery: Paintings of Canada, Feb. 1986 - Mar. 1987, The Agnes Etherton Art Centre, Queens University, Ontario, traveled to: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Jul. 17- Aug. 24, 1986; Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Sep. 12 - Oct. 26, 1986; Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, Nov. 30, 1986 - Jan 11, 1987; Concordia Art Gallery, Montréal, Feb. 4 - Mar. 11, 1987
Milton Avery: Paintings and Watercolours, Waddington Galleries, London, May 22 - Jun. 15, 1996
Milton Avery: Paintings and Watercolours, Waddington Galleries, London, May 22 - Jun. 15, 1996, Catalogue no. 20, listed p. 33; color illus p. 26.
We thank the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation for confirming the authenticity of this work, which has been assigned identification number A 23716.
Minor toning along the edges of the sheet.
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