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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 146

    Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

    Isles of Shoals

    Price Realised  

    Childe Hassam (1859-1935)
    Isles of Shoals
    signed and dated 'Childe Hassam 1909' (lower left)--inscribed with artist's device (lower right)--signed and dated again (on the reverse)
    oil on cigar box top
    6½ x 9¼ in. (16.5 x 23.5 cm.)


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    This painting will be included in Stuart P. Feld's and Kathleen M. Burnside's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work.

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    Provenance

    Mr. and Mrs. James L. Bellis, New Jersey, 1977.
    [With]Questroyal Fine Art, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Samuel B. and Marion W. Lawrence Collection


    Literature

    Morris Museum of Arts and Sciences, American Art Treasures Discovered, exhibition catalogue, Morristown, New Jersey, 1977, n.p., illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Morristown, New Jersey, Morris Museum of Arts and Sciences, American Art Treasures Discovered, 1977, no. 78.