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Bill Traylor (circa 1853-1949)
Bill Traylor (circa 1853-1949)
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PROPERTY FROM THE WILLIAM LOUIS-DREYFUS FOUNDATION
Bill Traylor (circa 1853-1949)

Running Deer, 1939-1942

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Bill Traylor (circa 1853-1949)
Running Deer, 1939-1942
bears label D-76__DD Animals (DEER) on reverse; retains string from original display at right edge
tempera and graphite on repurposed Mounds advertisement
7 x 12 ¾ in.
Provenance
Ricco Maresca Gallery, New York
William Louis-Dreyfus, Mount Kisco, New York, 1997 (acquired from the above)
Gift of the above to the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation, 2013
Literature
William Louis-Dreyfus, Karen Wilkin and Trenton Doyle Hancock, Inside the Outside: Five Self-Taught Artists from the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation (New York, 2015), no. 22.
Lynne Cooke et al., Outliers and American Vanguard Art (Washington D.C. and Chicago, 1018), pl. 77.
Exhibited
Katonah, New York, Katonah Museum of Art; Greensboro, North Carolina, Weatherspoon Art Museum; and Naples, Florida, The Baker Museum, Inside the Outside: Five Self-Taught Artists from the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation, 19 July - 11 October 2015 (Katonah), 21 May - 4 September 2016 (Greensboro), 28 March - 23 July 2017 (Naples).
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, Outliers and American Vanguard Art, 28 January - 13 May 2018.

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