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    Sale 2171

    Important American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture

    20 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 42

    John Sloan (1871-1951)

    Red House, Horse Chestnut

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Sloan (1871-1951)
    Red House, Horse Chestnut
    signed '-John Sloan' (lower left)--inscribed 'Horse Chestnut' (along the upper tacking edge)--dated '1918' (along the left tacking edge)--inscribed with title (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    15¾ x 20 in. (40 x 50.8 cm.)


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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.


    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, pt. one, Newark, Delaware, 1991, p. 223, no. 566, illustrated.