• Fine American Paintings, Drawi auction at Christies

    Sale 2285

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 48

    Abbott Fuller Graves (1859-1936)

    In My Wife's Garden

    Price Realised  

    Abbott Fuller Graves (1859-1936)
    In My Wife's Garden
    signed 'Abbott Graves A.N.A.' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    40 x 50 in. (101.6 x 127 cm.)
    Painted circa 1930.


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    Provenance

    (Probably) Mr. Warren Cochrane, Kennebunk, Maine.
    Mrs. Homer Strong, Rochester, New York.
    By bequest to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM STRONG MUSEUM SOLD TO BENEFIT THE COLLECTIONS FUND


    Literature

    A.G. Home, "An Artist's Restoration Magic with Old Dwellings," Ladies Home Journal, September 1925, illustrated.