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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 120

    Fairfield Porter (1907-1975)

    Daffodils and Pear Tree

    Price Realised  

    Fairfield Porter (1907-1975)
    Daffodils and Pear Tree
    signed and dated 'Fairfield Porter 73' (upper right)--signed and dated again and inscribed with title (on the reverse)
    oil on masonite
    22 x 18 in. (55.9 x 45.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Margaret Enoch


    Literature

    Amherst College, Mead Art Museum, Memories of Fairfield Porter, exhibition catalogue, Amherst, Massachusetts, 1981, n.p., no. 6.
    J. Ludman, Fairfield Porter: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels, New York, 2001, p. 290, no. L836, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Amherst, Massachusetts, Amherst College, Mead Art Museum, Memories of Fairfield Porter, April 7-May 7, 1981.