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March 2024: Day Two

Fri, Mar 15, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1259

Walter Percy Day O.B.E. (English, 1878-1965) Oil on Canvas, Early 20th C., "Child at Seashore", Dia. 19.5"

Estimate: $200 - $400

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Signed in the lower right. Circular composition depicting a young child sitting in the surf with a crab in the foreground. While W. Percy Day is best known for his many film credits, his early career is that of an artist and illustrator. Canvas size: H 20", W 23". Having a giltwood frame, H 27.25", W 27.25". Provenance: From the Estate of Prominent Collector, Leon Zielinski, Macomb County, MI. Reinaiiance Fine Art, Ohio, 1974. DuMouchelle Art Galleries, 2002.

Condition

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From the Estate of Prominent Collector, Leon Zielinski, Macomb County, MI. Reinaiiance Fine Art, Ohio, 1974. DuMouchelle Art Galleries, 2002.