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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 44

    Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)


    Price Realised  


    Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)
    signed 'E. Lawson' (lower left)
    oil on board
    19¾ x 23¾ in. (50.2 x 60.3 cm.)
    Painted circa 1916-19.

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    The present work relates to the artist's Ice Bound Falls, painted in 1919, currently in the collection of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

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    Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York.
    Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
    Christie's, New York, 2 December 2004, lot 52.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Southern Collection