• American Paintings  auction at Christies

    Sale 2199

    American Paintings

    29 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 13

    Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)

    The Bridge

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)
    The Bridge
    signed 'E Lawson' (lower left)
    oil on canvas laid down on masonite
    8¾ x 12 in. (22.2 x 30.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Mrs. Foster Boswell, Geneva, New York, acquired from the above, by 1938.
    Gift to the present owner from the above, 1964.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Montclair Art Museum, sold to benefit the Acquisition Endowment Fund


    Literature

    Montclair Art Museum, The American Painting Collection of the Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey, 1977, p. 159, illustrated.