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Lot 6

Urban Couch "#4" Oil Painting 1966

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

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Urban Stanley Couch (American, 1927-2007). Oil on canvas painting titled "#4" depicting a square composed of bands in blues, greens, and yellow, 1966. Signed, dated, and numbered along the verso.

Provenance: Private Minnesota Collection.

Lot Essay:
Urban Couch was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He graduated from Minneapolis School of Art and Design (now MCAD) before serving in the Navy in World War II. While serving he painted murals at Treasure Island and was known to always carry a pad of paper in his pocket to sketch. He drew influences from Japanese art as well as the pre-WWII German Bauhaus movement.

His works are held in the collections of the Minneapolis Institute of Art, the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, the Sioux City Art Center, as well as others.

Unframed; height: 16 in x width: 18 1/4 in. Framed; height: 16 3/4 in x width: 19 in.


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