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Albert Ernest (Beanie) Backus
(American, 1906-1990) Florida
Oil on canvas board
Titled: "Faber Cove, Back End Favorite Cove"
Small boat with fishermen in a riverside landscape with other fishing vessels and palm trees in the Indian River School style
Artist signature lower right
Titled on verso with previous owner info
Measurements: Board 16" x 19 3/4" Frame 24" x 27 3/4"
Condition: Good, having mild surface wear, storage wear to frame


History: Backus, the originator of the Florida Higwaymen movement, He apprenticed the original Highwayman artist group. Considered top of the Florida painters, defiantly investment worthy. Private Vero Beach Collection.


Shipping: Hill Auction Gallery in house USA continental shipping $175 plus insurance. H.A.G. will refer a local shipper for international buyers. Local pick up welcome.

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Albert Backus (1906-1991) American Florida Art Painting

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000Sep 25