Off to the American countryside with American painter Marvin Cone. Living from 1891 to 1965, he studied at the Art Institute of Chicago. A life long friend of artist Grant Wood.


“Intervale” (Cloud Painting). 1934. Oil on canvas. Signed “Marvin Cone” on the lower left. © Estate of the artist. Image © 2002-2020 LiveAuctioneers and Hindman Auctions & Private Sales, Chicago. Fair use license. via https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/89625595_marvin-cone-american-1891-1964-interval-cloud
“Stone City Landscape.” 1936. Oil on canvas. © Estate of the artist. Image © Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas. Fair use license. via https://artsandculture.google.com/asset/stone-city-landscape-marvin-dorwart-cone/OgHoZyyidd2IDg
“Hills and River.” 1939. Oil on canvas laid down on panel. Signed “MARVIN CONE” on the lower right. Also signed Marvin Cone, titled “Hills & River” and dated 1939 on the reverse of the frame. © Estate of the artist. Image © 2020 Sotheby’s. Fair use license. via https://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2013/american-art-n08996/lot.6.html

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