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    Sale 2171

    Important American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture

    20 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 55

    Irving Ramsey Wiles (1861-1948)

    Schooners at Anchor

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Irving Ramsey Wiles (1861-1948)
    Schooners at Anchor
    signed 'Irving R Wiles' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    20¼ x 29 in. (51.4 x 73.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Ms. Pauline Wick.
    By bequest to the present owner from the above, 1973.


    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. 108, illustrated.
    M.S. Kushner, A. Anreus, M. Grzesiak and V. Wageman, Three Hundred Years of American Painting: The Montclair Art Museum Collection, New York, 1989, p. 185, no. 511, illustrated.