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Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 1

Sat, Jul 8, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 172

Arthur Weeks O/C Painting, Summer Seaside, Birds Bay, Greece

Estimate: $2,400 - $2,800
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Arthur Weeks (American/Alabama, 1930-1988), "Summer Seaside/Bird Bay," oil on canvas fauvist style painting depicting colorful figures and tents along a beach with sailboats floating in the ocean against a backdrop featuring a green cliffside lined with architecture under a cloudy blue and yellow sky, likely set in Birds Bay along the North Aegean coastline of the Island of Lesbos, Greece. Signed "Arthur Weeks" lower right. Titled en verso of stretcher, "Summer Seaside" and also inscribed "Bird Bay." House in a molded rococo style giltwood frame. Sight: 22 1/2" H x 29" W. Frame: 32 1/2" H x 39" W. Biography: Arthur Weeks was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. Known for colorful paintings in the fauvist style, he gained wide acclaim throughout the southeast following a solo exhibition of his work at the Birmingham Museum of Art in 1970.


Overall excellent condition. Frame with glue repair.

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