• American Paintings  auction at Christies

    Sale 2199

    American Paintings

    29 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 19

    David Burliuk (1882-1967)

    McSorley's

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    David Burliuk (1882-1967)
    McSorley's
    signed 'Burliuk' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    9 x 11 in. (22.9 x 27.9 cm.)
    Painted circa 1928.


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    Provenance

    Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, by 1945.
    Gift to the present owner from the above, 1966.


    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD BY THE ORDER OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN TO BENEFIT ITS ACQUISITIONS PROGRAM


    Literature

    K.S. Dreier, Burliuk, New York, 1944, p. 162, no. 49, illustrated.