• Important American Paintings,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2225

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    2 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 42

    Guy Wiggins (1883-1962)

    Lincoln's Birthday, New York

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Guy Wiggins (1883-1962)
    Lincoln's Birthday, New York
    signed 'Guy Wiggins' (lower left)--signed again, dated '1935' and inscribed with title (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Private collection.
    Private collection, Canada, by descent.
    Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2003.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Midwestern Collection


    Exhibited

    Huntington, New York, Heckscher Museum of Art, n.d., on loan.