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    Sale 2058

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 147

    Everett Shinn (1876-1953)

    Dancers Backstage

    Price Realised  

    Everett Shinn (1876-1953)
    Dancers Backstage
    signed and dated 'E Shinn/1933' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    10¼ x 12¼ in. (26 x 31.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist, until 1935.
    Bernard Danenberg Galleries, Inc., New York.
    Private collection, Washington, acquired from the above, 1969.
    By descent to the present owner.


    Literature

    Tacoma Art Museum, The American Eight, exhibition catalogue, Tacoma, Washington, 1979, n.p., no. 55, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Tacoma, Washington, Tacoma Art Museum, The American Eight, November 15-December 30, 1979, no. 55.
    Seattle, Washington, Henry Gallery, An American Time: The Artist's View, October 16-November 29, 1981.