Lot 15 of 77:
Raymond Parker, American, 1922-1990, oil and watercolor on paper  

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Lot closed - Sold for:$1,562.50
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000



Description:

Raymond Parker, American, 1922-1990. New York, South Dakota, Minnesota. Abstract, minimal, color field.

Oil and watercolor on paper, 1980, is signed and dated lower left: RP 80. 22 x 24 in., 28 x 29.25 in. frame

Malcolm Myers Estate, MN

Raymond Parker was a New York School Abstract Expressionist. His earliest artworks were influenced by Cubism. Parker was a jazz musician. Eventually he cleverly associated the improvisation in the type of music with the creation of art, thereby inserting spontaneity into his application of paint. In addition, he was a colorist. He studied in Iowa and taught art in Iowa, Minnesota, and Tennessee before moving to New York in 1955. His work is found today in the Met, MoMA, Solomon R. Guggenheim, Whitney, Tate, and LACMA. For this painting, Parker stained the paper with light green watercolor, then added lyrical lines in a primarily vertical fashion with darker greens as the horizontal foundation. 

Categories: Fine Art, Photography and Works on Paper

Condition:

Good condition, undulation to sheet. Not examined out of frame.

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