29 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 64,900
Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000
Guy Wiggins (1883-1962)
Fifth Avenue in the Snow
signed 'Guy Wiggins.' (lower right)--signed again and inscribed with title (on the reverse)
oil on board
17¾ x 16 in. (45.1 x 40.6 cm.)
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A letter from Guy Wiggins, Jr. dated August 5, 2009 confirming the authenticity of the present work accompanies the lot.
Mrs. Grafton Wiggins, sister of the artist.
Grand Central Art Galleries, Inc., New York.
Joan Whalen Fine Art, New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2004.
Offered across Christie’s sales this spring, highlights include pieces by Mary Cassatt, John Singer Sargent and Edgar Degas
Art from the Estate of Richard J. Schwartz is to be offered during upcoming sales in New York
An expert introduction to the movement, from its origins in France to its flowering on a private island off the coast of New En..