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George Hughes (1907-1990)
signed 'George Hughes' (lower left)
oil on board
23 x 25 ½ in.
Painted in 1954.
Private collection, Washington, D.C., circa 1955.
Private collection, by descent from the above.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2016.
+1 212 707 5938
The Saturday Evening Post, February 6, 1954, cover illustration.
The present work was published on the cover of the February 6, 1954 edition of The Saturday Evening Post.
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