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    Sale 1972

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    7 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 199

    Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)

    Motif Canal Passaic Avenue Bridge, West Bloomfield

    Price Realised  

    Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)
    Motif Canal Passaic Avenue Bridge, West Bloomfield
    inscribed with title (on the reverse)
    gouache on paper
    5¼ x 6½ in. (13.3 x 16.5 cm.)
    Executed circa 1916-18, reworked circa 1936.


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Robert Bluemner, son of the above.
    Irvin Brenner, New York.
    Kohn Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, California.
    Herbert B. Palmer and Company, Los Angeles, California.
    Christie's, New York, 3 December 1996, lot 314.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Richard Ward Foster