Henry Valentine Miller (American, 1891-1980) watercolor on paper surrealist painting depicting a woman and naked man with their backs to each other, the man surrounded by geometric shapes suggestive of a doorway. Signed "Henry Miller" and numbered/dated 65/64 lower left. Matted and housed under glass in a carved giltwood frame with ebonized edge. Sight – 17 1/2" H x 13 1/2" W. Framed – 26 1/4" H x 21 3/4" W. Note: Henry Miller is best known as an American writer, but he also painted. His works, mostly given to friends, were primarily painted from his subconcious, blending surrealism and images from dreams that also figured in his novels. Provenance: Private Middle Tennessee collection. CONDITION: Overall good condition with toning and a few spots of light foxing to paper and mat.
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