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Museum Quality Purvis Young Painting

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Clearly one of the finest examples of this artist's work available to the discerning individual or institution. 4 ft. high by 8 ft. wide, painted on a sheet of plywood by self-taught outsider artist Purvis Young (1942-2010). Young is a former south Florida street artist who became highly collectible. He was a stabile in museums around the country during his life-time and there is no indication of his popularity letting up. Signed by the artist upside down in the centre top portion of the artwork.

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  • Condition
    Excellent. Amazingly vibrant and rich in color..
  • Dimensions

    H 48 in. x W 96 in. x D 1 in.

    H 121.92 cm x W 243.84 cm x D 2.54 cm

  • Seller location
    Cathedral City, CA
  • Seller reference number
    120208 CBGGT
  • Reference number
    LU85921061550

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