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Leonard Nelson (American, 1912-1993)

Alma's Garden, 1968; Oil on canvas (framed); Signed, dated and titled; 49 3/4" x 74"; Literature: Hunter, Sam, Leonard Nelson: A Life in Art, Rizzoli International Publications, New York, 2001, illustrated pgs. 7, 53; Provenance: Private Collection, Pennsylvania; Note: In his book, Leonard Nelson: A Life in Art, Sam Hunter references Almaуs Garden, writing: рThe grand colorfield sequences began with a few precocious, trail-blazing studies of 1948 and 1950 which seemed to expand on the field-like organization already achieved by Still, Rothko and Newman. This increasingly focused development reached its zenith in Almaуs Garden of 1968ис

Sale Price: $30,000

Estimate: $20,000 - $25,000

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Signed, dated and titled on verso.