25 April 2007
Morris Graves (1910-2001)
signed 'M. Graves' (lower right) -- inscribed with title (lower left)
watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper
24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm.)
Gift of the artist to Marie and Harold Shipley, cousin of the artist, on the occasion of their wedding, 1939, Seattle, Washington.
By descent to the present owners.
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