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Arthur G. Dove (1880-1946)
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Arthur G. Dove (1880-1946)

Happy Clam Shell

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Arthur G. Dove (1880-1946)
Happy Clam Shell
signed 'Dove' (lower center)
watercolor and ink on paper
5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm.)
Executed in 1938.
Provenance
Dr. Mary Holt.
Private collection.
By descent to the present owner.
Literature
D.B. Balken, Arthur Dove: Watercolors, exhibition catalogue, New York, 2006, pp. 45, 84, pl. 27, illustrated.
"Arthur Dove: Watercolors at the Alexandre Gallery," New York Times, June 17, 2006.
D.B. Balken, Dove/O'Keeffe: Circles of Influence, exhibition catalogue, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 2009, n.p., pl. 39, illustrated.
Exhibited
New York, Alexandre Gallery, Arthur Dove: Watercolors, May 13-June 16, 2006.
Williamstown, Massachusetts, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Dove/O'Keeffe: Circles of Influence, June 7-September 7, 2009.

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