Sunday, June 19, 2016
After running across this blog on the internet, collector Alice wanted to share her two M. Devoe paintings with us. She said, "Here are two that my mother owned. My parents moved from Ohio to Central Florida in the mid 1940’s and I do not know where she purchased these, however, they were in our home. I always loved looking at the pair…
Thank you Alice for sharing your two magnificent Devoe paintings with us.
This is a painting of two pink flamingos. It is unsigned, but is obviously by M. Devoe. Offered by ebay Seller 3224yone, it is about 19" x 23". Sold in June of 2016 for $250.00.
This is a painting of three egrets in the original frame by M. Devoe. Along the way someone removed the mirror pieces from the frame and painted it gray. The picture and frame are 34 x 28 inches. Offered in June of 2016 by ebay seller shadesofthepast65 it sold for $49.99. Someone got a tremendous deal!
This is a painting of 2 tropical cranes/egrets in the original mirrored frame by M. Devoe. Measures 30 x 24. Frame 34 1/4 × 28 1/4. Offered in June, 2016 by ebay Seller jgmariachi for an opening bid of $199.00 or $350.00 "Buy it Now." These are very rare in the original mirrored frames - gorgeous!