Jun 06, 2019 - Sale 2512

Sale 2512 - Lot 354

Price Realized: $ 500
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Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
DURENCEAU, ANDRE. Ruby-Throated Hummingbird. Oil on canvas mounted to heavy card, signed lower right. 8 1/2x11 inches; 12x14 1/4 inches framed; printed (exhibition?) label attached to verso. American, circa 1950

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Vibrant composition of hummingbirds and trumpet flowers by commercial illustrator and muralist Andre Durenceau. The lovely little work was painted as the model for a mid-century Travelers Insurance Company magazine advertisement.