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Smith, Gary Ernest - Achievement

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Smith, Gary Ernest - Achievement
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This item SOLD at 2018 Jan 20 @ 12:11UTC-7 : PDT/MST
Achievement
Artist: Smith, Gary ErnestDate of Birth: b. 1942
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 48 x 36
Signed: Signed lower right
Verso:
Frame/Outer Dim: 46 x 59
Look at any of Gary Ernest Smith’s figurative works, then look at Two Barns. Notice how there’s more than a bit of Thomas Hart Benton in his farm pictures, more than a bit of Georgia O’Keeffe in his buildings, and more than a bit of Maynard Dixon in his landscapes. Smith’s career is an exercise in Western realism and abstraction, a distillation of Western masters he has forged into his own style.
This lot is illustrated in The Story of Leanin’ Tree on page 229
A copy of the book will accompany this lot
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