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    Sale 2058

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 4

    Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)

    Study for "Old House, Elizabeth, New Jersey"

    Price Realised  

    Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)
    Study for "Old House, Elizabeth, New Jersey"
    signed with initials in monogram and dated 'OFB Eliz Jan 16-25' (lower left)
    watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper
    5 x 6¾ in. (12.7 x 17.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Estate of the above.
    James Graham & Sons, New York.
    Private collection, New York.
    Sid Deutsch Gallery, New York.
    Private collection, Colorado, 1992.
    Acquired by the present owner, 2002.


    Literature

    J.R. Hayes, Bluemner on Paper, exhibition catalogue, New York, 2005, pp. 26, 44-45, no. 14, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    New York, Barbara Mathes Gallery, Bluemner on Paper, October 27, 2005-January 28, 2006, no. 14.