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The Eagle's Nest Art Colony Collection

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John Thomas Nolf
(American, 1872-1955)
The Barbary Coast
(also titled Clam Diggers)

Description: John Thomas Nolf’s painting entitled The Barbary Coast, rendered in the American Representational style, features two male figures working as clam diggers lugging larges sacks of clams hoisted on their hunched backs; housed in a decorative frame

Signature: Signed twice in the lower left quadrant
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 34 ½ inches x 43 inches, unframed; 40 inches x 48 inches, framed
Year of Creation: 1937                         

Provenance: This painting was previously exhibited in the Chicago Artists 41st Annual Exhibition in 1937.

 

                                          

       
     
     
     
     
 

The Oregon Public Library's Eagle's Nest Colony Art Collection has been researched and appraised by:

MIR Appraisal Services, Inc.
307 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 308
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 814-8510
Email: info@mirappraisal.com