"Plowed Over Driveway, Saturday Evening Post Cover"   Lot no. 963

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By Earl Mayan 1916-2009

1954 (Estimated)
21.00" x 21.00", Framed 26.00" x 26.00"
Oil on Board
Signed Lower Right

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Saturday Evening Post cover painting, December 18, 1954

A man arduously shovels his driveway, then along comes a snowplow... On artist Earl Mayan's December 1954 cover, just such a scene ensues as the motorist attempts to back out, and is he steamed! If only some of that steam could melt snow...

Exhibited: The Triumph of Winter, National Arts Club, New York, December 16, 2013- January 5, 2014

 


Additional Photo:

For the cover, Earl Mayan used his in-law's house in Valley Stream, Long Island, NY. He also used himself as the man driving the snow plow. The little girl in the photo is his daughter Cathy.

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