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    Sale 2171

    Important American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture

    20 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 54

    Walter Elmer Schofield (1867-1944)

    Frosty Morning

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Walter Elmer Schofield (1867-1944)
    Frosty Morning
    signed 'Schofield' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    26¼ x 30¼ in. (66.7 x 76.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Florence O.R. Lang.
    Estate of the above.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1943.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Montclair Art Museum, sold to benefit the Acquisition Endowment Fund


    Literature

    Montclair Art Museum, The American Painting Collection of the Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey, 1977, p. 124, illustrated.
    M.S. Kushner, A. Anreus, M. Grzesiak and V. Wageman, Three Hundred Years of American Painting: The Montclair Art Museum Collection, New York, 1989, p. 173, no. 400, illustrated.