54: Ogden Deal (NC, b. 1932), "Woman"
Ogden Deal (NC, b. 1932), "Woman"
carved and painted cedar, the head with exaggerated neck mounted atop an ebonized plaque, unsigned, retaining an old label on the underside reading "'Woman' / Cedar - $120 / Ogden Deal / McLeansville N.C."
HOA 15.5 in.
Ogden Deal studied with Warren Brandt in Greensboro, North Carolina and later with Jerry Farnsworth and his wife, Helen Sawyer, in Massachusetts. This was one of the Bells' earliest purchases.
Collection of Mary Jo & Dick Bell, founders of Garden Gallery and the Water Garden, Raleigh, NC
Stable check running lengthwise of carving.