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    Sale 2058

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1

    Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)

    View of Lehnenburg, Pennsylvania

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)
    View of Lehnenburg, Pennsylvania
    signed and dated 'O.Bluemner N.Y.-14' (center left)
    gouache on paper
    5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm.)


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    The present work is an early study for Character of a County in Pennsylvania (Lehnenburg) of 1915, which was once exhibited at Alfred Stieglitz's 291 gallery and is presently in the collection of Elizabeth and Duncan E. Boeckman.

    Provenance

    The artist.
    Otto Lohr, Germany, gift from the above.
    Private collection, Germany, acquired from the above.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the correct estimate for this lot is $50,000 - 70,000.