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    Sale 2058

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 15

    Preston Dickinson (1891-1930)

    Interior Scene

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Preston Dickinson (1891-1930)
    Interior Scene
    signed and dated 'P. Dickinson-22' (lower right)
    oil on canvasboard
    20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Sotheby Parke-Bernet, Inc., New York, 14 December 1973, lot 184.
    Kraushaar Galleries, New York, acquired from the above.
    Dr. and Mrs. Alex Stone, Moline, Illinois, 1974.
    Keogh & Riehlman Fine Art, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1997.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Literature

    R. Cloudman, Preston Dickinson 1889-1930, exhibition catalogue, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1979, pp. 27, 120, no. 34, illustrated.
    R.L. Rubenfeld, Preston Dickinson: An American Modernist with a Catalogue of Selected Works, Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio State University, 1985, pp. 118-19, 234, 382-83, no. 59.


    Exhibited

    Dallas, Texas, The Dallas Art Association, Third Annual Exhibition: American Art from the Days of the Colonists to Now, 1922.
    New York, The Daniel Gallery, Opening Exhibition, 1922-1923, 1922-23.
    New York, The Daniel Gallery, A Group of Modern Painters, 1924.
    Lincoln, Nebraska, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, and elsewhere, Preston Dickinson 1889-1930, September 4-October 7, 1979, no. 34.