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Winter Market Sale

February 28, 2015

Lot #362
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For$3,750.00(hammer price)
 $4,425.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedMarch 12, 2015

Description

MAXWELL MAYS
American, 1918-2009

Apple Valley Farm in October". Signed and dated lower right "Maxwell Mays '78". Typewritten on note verso: "Apple Valley in October - The whole autumn world smelled delicious, also russet and macintosh and greening and northern spy. The train was a half hour late and at Springfield they were waiting for ten barrels of freshly pressed cider".
Provenance: Estate of William Baxter and Allen Ward.
Oil on canvas, 24" x 30". Framed."

Condition

Soiled varnish layer and very light craquelure to some of the clouds.

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