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    Sale 2029

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    25 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 175

    Charles Demuth (1883-1935)

    Man in Blazer

    Price Realised  

    Charles Demuth (1883-1935)
    Man in Blazer
    watercolor and pencil on paper
    11 x 8½ in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm.)
    Executed circa 1916.


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Robert Locher, 1935.
    Edward G. Stuart, 1949.
    The Downtown Gallery, New York, 1954.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Charlotte and John Parkinson III


    Literature

    E. Farnham, Charles Demuth: His Life, Psychology and Works, vol. II, Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio State University, 1959, p. 483, no. 193.