• Fine American Paintings, Drawi auction at Christies

    Sale 2285

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 151

    Leon Dabo (1868-1960)

    Midsummer Night

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Leon Dabo (1868-1960)
    Midsummer Night
    signed 'Leon Dabo' and inscribed with the artist's device (lower left)
    oil on canvas laid down on board
    30 x 34 in. (76.2 x 86.4 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Davies.
    The Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme, Connecticut.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1988.


    Literature

    W.H. Gerdts, D.D. Sweet and R.R. Preato, Tonalism: An American Experience, exhibition catalogue, New York, 1982, pp. 54, 72, no. 12, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Phoenix, Arizona, Phoenix Art Museum, and elsewhere, Tonalism: An American Experience, March 13-April 25, 1982, no. 12.