Pair of William J. McCoy Jr. (Knoxville, 1906-1995) miniature oil on board East Tennessee mountain scenes- signed, titled, numbered, and dated en verso, “# 274, Mt. Camerer, Cosby Creek, 1974” and “#225, LIttle River, 1973”. Both signed lower right corner “McCoy” in red. One is framed, one unframed. Sight: 4 1/2″H x 6 1/2″L. Framed: 6″ H x 8″ L. Note: William J. McCoy Jr. painted in the style of the East TN painter Charles Krutch, who also signed his paintings in red. Mr. McKoy’s father was an early Knoxville photographer who likely worked with Krutch. CONDITION: Both overall excellent condition.
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