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Robert Davison,New York, California,b.1922
Surrealist rendition of the Fall of Icarus, contrasts of color create a defined human form while intensifying the sharp contours of the rocks below his featherless wings.
Oil on masonite,Sight 44 1/2" x 28 1/2",Frame 46 1/4" x 30"
Originally purchased from the Janet Nessler Gallery, inc., New York. Exhibited at the Springfield Museum of Art, Springfield, Ohio. From the collection of a Rumford, Rhode island gentleman.
Signed, annotated, and titled on verso, identification plaque on left corner of frame "Fall of Icarus Robert Davison American 20th Century."

Condition

Minor surface soil, would benefit from a cleaning, otherwise good condition.

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Robert Davison Fall of Icarus Surrealist Painting

Estimate $300 - $500Aug 17
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Cranston, RI, USA
Auction Curated By:
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Travis Landry
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
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Kevin Bruneau
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts