• American Paintings  auction at Christies

    Sale 2199

    American Paintings

    29 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 43

    Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)

    A Summer Storm

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)
    A Summer Storm
    signed with initials in monogram and dated 'CEB/1947' (lower left)--inscribed 'To North - 1 - Electric blue white' (lower right)
    Conté crayon on paper
    11 x 17 in. (27.9 x 43.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Kennedy Galleries, New York.
    Private collection.
    By descent to the present owner.


    Literature

    J.I.H. Baur, Charles Burchfield, New York, 1956, p. 60, illustrated.