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      Sale 2255 | Lot 51
      Price Realized: $7,800With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2255 Lot 51

        AARON DOUGLAS (1899 - 1979)
        Country Church.

        Watercolor, 1954. 350x457 mm; 13 3/4x18 inches. Signed and dated in watercolor, lower right.

        Provenance: the artist; Barnett-Aden collection, Washington, DC, 1985; private collection, New York.

        This charming watercolor was likely painted around Nashville and Fisk University where Douglas was a professor and head of the Art Department by 1953.

        Estimate $5,000 - 7,000


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $7,800

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