• Important American Paintings,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2225

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    2 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 18

    John Marin (1870-1953)

    Fall, Vicinity of Stonington, Maine

    Price Realised  

    John Marin (1870-1953)
    Fall, Vicinity of Stonington, Maine
    signed and dated 'Marin 23' (lower right)--inscribed 'Deer Isle/Maine' (on the reverse)
    watercolor and charcoal on paper
    21¾ x 18½ in. (55.2 x 47 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The Downtown Gallery, New York.
    Dr. Robert C. Levy and Mrs. Rosalie A. Levy.
    Estate of Dr. Robert C. Levy.
    Sotheby's, New York, 2 December 1993, lot 136.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTION


    Literature

    S. Reich, John Marin: A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, Tucson, Arizona, 1970, p. 519, no. 23.21, illustrated.