Wall flowers (Girls and Hollyhocks) signed 'Adam Emory Albright' (lower right) and numbered '732A' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 26 x 36in overall: 34 x 44in
PROVENANCE: With Marshall Field & Company, Chicago, Illinois Collection of Helen M. Hannan, Laguna Hills, California
According to a note written by Helen Hannan, this work was painted in the Hannibal, Missouri area on the Mississippi River, circa 1935. A book entitled For Art's Sake, written by Adam Emory Albright in 1953, accompanies this lot. It is inscribed by the artist to Ms. Hannan. Included in the book are some personal notes and observations collected by Ms. Hannan on the artist.