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This oil on canvas measures 14 inches by 18 inches with original wood frame. This painting is signed McCormick, 64 as shown, as well as noted en verso with original price of $75.00 and "Flower Stall". In 2005 artist noted in graphite: Artist - Jim McCormick, Title - "Flower Stall", Year - 1964 and Medium - Oil on Canvas. Per "Far Out! The University Art Scene, 1960-1975": Jim McCormick was born in Chicago and attended the University of Tulsa where he received a BA and an MA degree in art. He joined the art faculty of the University of Nevada, Reno in 1960. He offered instruction in a variety of disciplines including printmaking, drawing and papermaking prior to his retirement in 1992.In 1989, McCormick was honored with the University of Nevada, Reno Distinguished Teacher Award and in 1998 he received the Distinguished Faculty Award. The Nevada Governor's Art Award was bestowed on him in 1990. Prints and drawings by McCormick have been featured in solo and group exhibitions across the United States, including the Stremmel Gallery in Reno. His works hang in a number of private and corporate collections including U.S. Bank, Comstock Bank and Renown Medical Center. He has illustrated a number of books and co-authored Brushwork Diary published by the University of Nevada Press and An Elegant Line: The Art of the Sheppard Family, published by the Nevada Museum of Art.This painting was purchased directly from the artist by the Charlie B Gallery.

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This painting is in excellent condition with noted damage to the subject or repairs. The frame shows the typical light wear, but it is original and houses the piece nicely.

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James C. McCormick (1936-) "Flower Stall" Reno, Nevada

Estimate $400 - $600Mar 18, 2017
114 West Telegraph Street
Carson City, NV 89703
United States
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