The Hour of Mystery
Oil on canvas
22 x 32 inches
Framed: 28 1/2 x 38 1/2 inches
Inscription: Signed and dated lower right
Provenance: The artist; Alban Adams (artist’s son); Susan Adams Wolf (artist’s son’s wife); Connie Van Eaton (great granddaughter of artist); Randy Tucker, Columbus, Indiana; Private Collection, Richmond, Indiana. This is a rare complete provenance.
Exhibited: Indianapolis, Indiana, John Herron Art Institute, "John Ottis Adams: Memorial Exhibition," October 1–31, 1927 (70); Brookville, Indiana, Franklin County Courthouse, "Brookville Through the Artist's Eye," October 16–November 13, 2009; Richmond, Indiana, Richmond Art Museum, "Collector's Edition: Hoosier Art Heritage," February 1-March 26, 2016 (label verso).
Note: Excellent condition, fine period-style Whistler style frame, 23K gold gilt. Sold INQUIRE MORE
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