Mavis Pusey (American, b. 1931)
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.
Sale Price: $42,500
Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
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.