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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 61

    Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939)

    Summer Morning

    Price Realised  

    Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939)
    Summer Morning
    signed and dated 'F.C. Frieseke 1918' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    32 x 25½ in. (81.3 x 64.8 cm.)


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    The present work depicts model Louise Feron.

    This painting will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Frieseke's work being compiled by Nick Kilmer, the artist's grandson, and sponsored by Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York.

    Provenance

    The artist.
    Macbeth Gallery, New York, acquired from the above, 1919.
    Sloan and Roman Gallery, New York.
    Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York.
    Private collection, Kansas City, Missouri, since 1984.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.