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Mavis Pusey (American, b. 1931)


Mavis Pusey (American, b. 1931)

Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000

Nuvae, ca. 1968
Oil on burlap canvas (framed)
Signed and titled
30" x 40"
Provenance: Swann, New York, October 3, 2013, lot 79
Collection of Jacqueline Fowler, Connecticut
Note: Mavis Pusey was a recipient of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation award, Nuvae was one of the works she submitted with her application.

Signed lower left recto. Buckling to canvas at three corners and small hairline cracks throughout. Area of vertical cracking at center and loss to paint and canvas at upper right corner.

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