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    Walter Beach Humphrey (1892-1966) Original Calendar Painting (c.1950). A very famous calendar image, masterfully painted by Walter Beach Humphrey, showing George Washington tending to a wounded soldier. Humphrey was famous for his numerous cover paintings, and throughout his career his work appeared on many of the major magazines, including The Saturday Evening Post, Collier's, and Liberty. This is a superb historical subject by the artist, rendered in oil on canvas, measuring 30 x 40, and signed lower right.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2003
    6th-9th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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