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    Sale 2058

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 24

    Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)

    The Open Road in September

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)
    The Open Road in September
    bears the artist's foundation stamp and inscribed 'B-452' (lower left)--dated 'Sept 8, 1917' and inscribed with title (on the reverse)
    watercolor, crayon and ink on paper
    17½ x 13¾ in. (44.5 x 35 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Estate of the above.
    Bernard Goldberg Fine Art, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2005.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Exhibited

    New York, DC Moore Gallery, Independent Visions: American Drawings and Watercolors, April 14-May 14, 2005.