• American Paintings  auction at Christies

    Sale 2199

    American Paintings

    29 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 188

    Everett Shinn (1876-1953)

    Bringing in the Dessert: An Illustration from Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol"

    Price Realised  

    Everett Shinn (1876-1953)
    Bringing in the Dessert: An Illustration from Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol"
    signed 'Everett Shinn' (lower left)
    watercolor and pencil on paperboard
    image, 16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.); sheet, 16½ x 13 in. (41.9 x 33 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Arnold Finkel Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    Sotheby's, New York, 25 March 1997, lot 225.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Literature

    C. Dickens, A Christmas Carol, Garden City, New York, 1941, p. 55, illustrated.