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May Wilson (American, 1905-1986) Three Found Object Assemblages: York

Auction: Discovery - 2798T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 02, 2015 10:00AM


May Wilson (American, 1905-1986)

Three Found Object Assemblages: York, signed and dated "May Wilson Feb 1963" on verso, mixed media collage of silver-painted found objects on board, 14 x 7 1/4 in.; Mummy, mixed media sculpture of a green painted figure wrapped in tulle, 7 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.; and Globe, mixed media sculpture of silver-painted found objects mounted on wood plinth, 7 x 9 1/2 x 6 in. Condition: All good.

Provenance: Ex collection Charles Parkhurst.
Estimate $600-800

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York, mixed media sculpture, mixed media collage, Charles Parkhurst