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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 144

    William Glackens (1870-1938)

    Flowers Against a Palm Leaf Pattern

    Price Realised  

    William Glackens (1870-1938)
    Flowers Against a Palm Leaf Pattern
    signed 'W. Glackens' and inscribed with title (on a label affixed to the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    16½ x 13¼ in. (41.9 x 33.7 cm.)
    Painted circa 1920-30.


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    Provenance

    ACA Galleries, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Samuel B. and Marion W. Lawrence Collection


    Literature

    V.A. Leeds, The Independents: The Ashcan School & Their Circle From Florida Collections, exhibition catalogue, Winter Park, Florida, 1996, p. 46, no. 21, illustrated.
    J. Hardin and V.A. Leeds, In the American Spirit: Realism and Impressionism from the Lawrence Collection, exhibition catalogue, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1999, pp. 65, 84, no. 15, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Winter Park, Florida, Rollins College, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, The Independents: The Ashcan School & Their Circle From Florida Collections, March 9-May 5, 1996, no. 21.
    St. Petersburg, Florida, Museum of Fine Arts, In the American Spirit: Realism and Impressionism from the Lawrence Collection, March 21-June 13, 1999, no. 13.
    New York, Gerald Peters Gallery, William Glackens: American Impressionist, November 20, 2003-January 3, 2004.