Alan Foster (American, 1892 - 1969) Off to the Beach, Gouache over black & white photograph, Signature lower left, dated on verso in pencil. Mounted on board. Dimensions of board: h: 19 3/4 x w: 16 in H: 13 1/2 W: 10 1/2 in. From the estate of Illustrator Frederick Widlicka (1907 - 1944), thence by descent in the family. 'Alan Stephens Foster was one of the most prolific cover artists for The Saturday Evening Post, producing over thirty cover paintings for The Post between the years 1923 and 1933, almost all featuring youngsters, and many involving the world of sport. As a contemporary of Norman Rockwell, many have compared their work both in terms of style and content.' Friends of History In Fulton, N.Y. Inc

  • Glued to board. Minor water drips in gouache.

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