• Important American Paintings,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2225

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    2 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 70

    Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)

    Northwest Coast

    Price Realised  

    Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)
    Northwest Coast
    oil on paper laid down on canvas
    11 x 15 in. (27.9 x 38.1 cm.)
    Painted circa 1889.


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    Provenance

    M. and M. Karolik Collection.
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts.
    Richard McLanathan, Boston, Massachusetts.
    Zaplin Lampert Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2008.


    Literature

    Cornish Colony Museum, The Power of Place: Paintings that Define the American Image, exhibition catalogue, Windsor, Vermont, 2008, pp. 3, 16, illustrated (as Alaska).


    Exhibited

    Windsor, Vermont, Cornish Colony Museum, The Power of Place: Paintings that Define the American Image, May-November 2008 (as Alaska).