• Important American Paintings,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2225

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    2 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 6

    Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)

    Queen Anne's Lace

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)
    Queen Anne's Lace
    signed with initials in monogram and dated 'CEB/1946' (lower right)
    watercolor and gouache on paperboard
    31½ x 25½ in. (80 x 64.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Dr. and Mrs. Irving Levitt, Southfield, Michigan.
    Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York.
    J. Welles Henderson, acquired from the above, 1970.
    Estate of the above.


    Literature

    J.S. Trovato, Charles Burchfield: Catalogue of Paintings in Public and Private Collections, Utica, New York, 1970, p. 218, no. 1007.


    Exhibited

    Spokane, Washington, World's Fair Exposition, Our Land, Our Sky, Our Water, May 4-November 3, 1974.
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Collects Art Since 1940, September-November 1986.