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    Sale 2058

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 151

    John Sloan (1871-1951)

    Little Ranch House

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    John Sloan (1871-1951)
    Little Ranch House
    signed '-John Sloan-' (lower left)--dated '1926' and inscribed with title and '421' (along the upper tacking edge)
    oil on canvas
    30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm.)

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

    Pre-Lot Text

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


    G. Péne du Bois, John Sloan, New York, 1931, p. 31, illustrated.
    J. Sloan, Gist of Art, New York, 1939, p. 284, illustrated.
    Kraushaar Galleries, John Sloan--Portraits and Places, exhibition catalogue, New York, 1988, n.p., illustrated.
    R. Elzea, John Sloan's Oil Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonné, pt. 2, Newark, Delaware, 1991, pp. 285-86, no. 772, illustrated.


    Santa Fe, New Mexico, Museum of New Mexico, Annual Exhibition, October 1926.
    New York, Grand Central Galleries, New Society of Artists: 8th Annual Exhibition, November 13-December 4, 1926.
    Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Institute of Arts, Sixteenth Annual Exhibition of American Art, April 1930 (special exhibition within the Annual, Henri and His Friends).
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, McClees Gallery, An Exhibition and Sale of Paintings: Etchings and Drawings by Sloan, March 16-April 4, 1931.
    (Possibly) Indianapolis, Indiana, 1931.
    New York, The Whitney Museum of American Art, and elsewhere, John Sloan 1871-1951, January 10-March 2, 1952, no. 56.
    (Possibly) Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, American Landscape Tradition, November 1982.
    New York, Kraushaar Galleries, John Sloan--Portraits and Places, April 3-May 28, 1988.
    New York, Berry-Hill Galleries, Natural Forces: Landscapes by Bellows, Henri and Sloan, May 13-June 27, 1992.