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Two (2) Peti Clements (Alabama, 1911-1999) Black Americana acrylic landscape paintings. 1st item: Acrylic on board painting titled "Come Up and See Me Sometime" depicting a village scene with African American adults and children working and playing along a road leading to a house and General Store. Signed "Peti Clements" lower right. Title, dated "1981" and artist name en verso. Housed in a wooden frame. Sight: 10 3/4" H x 14 1/4" W. Framed: 15" H x 19" W. 2nd item: Acrylic on canvas painting titled "Quilting Bee" depicting an interior genre scene with three women quilting and younger children playing and eating around a hearth. Signed "Peti Clements" lower right. Title, dated "1986", and artist name in pencil en verso. Housed in a wooden frame with a linen liner. Sight: 7 1/2" H x 9 1/2" W. Framed: 12" H x 14" W. Note: Peti Clements was a female African American folk artist. She was raised on a rural Alabama farm and many of her paintings depict scenes of her early everyday life. Her work is represented in the permanent collection of the Tennessee Valley Art Museum, Tuscumbia, AL.
PROVENANCE: Private Alabama collection.
CONDITION: Both items in overall good condition.