• American Paintings  auction at Christies

    Sale 2199

    American Paintings

    29 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 124

    Frederick Judd Waugh (1861-1940)

    Green Wave

    Price Realised  

    Frederick Judd Waugh (1861-1940)
    Green Wave
    signed 'Waugh' (lower right)
    oil on masonite
    23¾ x 32 in. (60.3 x 81.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1935.


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    Provenance

    Solomon Wright, Jr.
    Gift to the present owner from the above, 1936.


    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. 183, illustrated.
    R. Lynes, W.H. Gerdts and D.B. Kuspit, At the Water's Edge: 19th and 20th Century American Beach Scenes, exhibition catalogue, Tampa, Florida, 1989, pp. 85, 126, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Tampa, Florida, Tampa Museum of Art, and elsewhere, At the Water's Edge: 19th and 20th Century American Beach Scenes, December 9, 1989-March 4, 1990.