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Evelyn Metzger (American, 1911-2007) oil on masonite; unsigned; depicting a seated nude woman. The book that accompanies the painting is "The Age of Grandeur And A Woman Who Lived It: Artist Evelyn Metzger". It is a hard bound book that covers both her social life and her artistic appreciation and contributions, examining her formal studies of art history at Vassar, her flexibility and travels, and her portraits. Artwork measures approximately 32" x 24" unframed and the book measures approximately 11-15/16" x 9-1/2"; painting in fair overall condition with significant damage to bottom right corner and book in very good condition. Evelyn Metzger (1911-2007) was a painter of a variety of subjects in a variety of styles including realism, impressionism, fauvism, and cubism. In 1950, she had a major exhibition in Argentina and then exhibited in France, Mexico and the United States. Her work is in the Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington D.C.

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E. Metzger Nude Portrait Oil on Masonite, & Book

Estimate $200 - $400Jul 16, 2016
Charlottesville, VA, USA