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    Sale 12165

    American Art

    22 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 21

    Edward Henry Potthast (1857-1927)

    On the Beach

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Edward Henry Potthast (1857-1927)
    On the Beach
    signed 'E Potthast' (lower left)--signed again and inscribed 'To Miss Margaret Buckner/with compliments of/Edw H Potthast' (on the reverse)
    oil on paperboard laid down on paperboard
    4 7/8 x 7 ¼ in. (12.4 x 18.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1917.


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    This painting will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Potthast's work being compiled by Mary Ran.

    Provenance

    The artist.
    Miss Margaret Buckner, gift from the above, 1917.
    Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc., New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2002.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Distinguished American Art from a New York Private Collection