Lot 232
Claude Howell (NC, 1915-1997), Rustic Still Life
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, signed at lower left, inscribed on the top stretcher "953 Rustic Still Life Howell 1943," presented in the likely original frame.

DOA 24.5 x 36.5 in.

Private Collection, Wilmington, NC

Born in Wilmington, Howell received his early artistic training from an eccentric British transplant, Elisabeth Chant. He went on to seek further training during his travels to artist colonies in the Northeast, New York, and Paris. Through these travels, Howell learned to paint what he knew and loved - life along the Cape Fear.

Yellowing to varnish.

$3,000 - 5,000