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River in the Hills

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Inscription

Signed lower right in graphite: Milton Avery/On verso: unfinished version of same subject; inscribed in green marker (in Avery's hand): "River in the Hills" / by Milton Avery / wc. / 22 * 30 / circa / 1941. Image and inscription crossed out in black crayon.

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: Watermark: HAND MADE J WHATMAN 1934 ENGLAND

Provenance

Grace Borgenicht Gallery Inc., NY, NY; purchased by MFA, April 14, 1971.

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund

Copyright

© Milton Avery Trust / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

1940

Dimensions

Sheet: 78.1 x 56.5 cm (30 3/4 x 22 1/4 in.) Framed: 74.9 x 95.9 cm (29 1/2 x 37 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1971.147

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors