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    Sale 2142

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    5 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 17

    John Sloan (1871-1951)

    Celia, Pink Waist and Apron

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    Estimate

    John Sloan (1871-1951)
    Celia, Pink Waist and Apron
    signed '-John Sloan-' (upper left)--signed again and inscribed 'Celia' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    32 x 26 in. (81.3 x 66 cm.)
    Painted circa 1915.


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Helen Farr Sloan, wife of the artist.
    Estate of the above.
    John Sloan Trust.
    By bequest to the present owner.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Helen Farr Sloan/John Sloan Trust, Sold to Benefit the Delaware Art Museum


    Literature

    R. Elzea, John Sloan's Oil Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonné, part one, Newark, Deleware, 1991, p. 158, no. 332, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Boston, Massachusetts, Grace Horne Gallery, Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings and Etchings by John Sloan, October 27-November 14, 1936.