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    Sale 1972

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    7 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 173

    Charles Demuth (1883-1935)

    Chorus Girls

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Charles Demuth (1883-1935)
    Chorus Girls
    pencil on paper
    11 x 8½ in. (27.9 x 24.1 cm.)
    Executed 1916.


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Mrs. Augusta W. Demuth, mother of the artist.
    Robert Locher, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, by descent from the above, 1943.
    Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Goodman, Schwenksville, Pennsylvania, acquired from the above, March 1955.
    Kraushaar Galleries, New York.


    Literature

    (Probably) E. Farnham, Charles Demuth: His Life, Psychology and Works, vol. II, Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio State University, 1959, p. 701, no. 30.