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    Sale 2003

    Important American Paintings, Drawings And Sculpture

    21 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 46

    William Robinson Leigh (1866-1955)

    Winnowing Grain

    Price Realised  

    William Robinson Leigh (1866-1955)
    Winnowing Grain
    signed, dated and inscribed 'W.R. Leigh 1949. ©' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    20 x 18 in. (50.8 x 45.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Sale: William Doyle Galleries, New York, 20 April 1983, lot 63.
    J.N. Bartfield Galleries, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner, 1990.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Arthur J. Stegall, Jr.


    Exhibited

    New York, Grand Central Galleries, "Our Fabulous West" Paintings by William R. Leigh: A Retrospective Exhibition 1906-1953, April 14-May 2, 1953, no. 23.
    New York, Grand Central Galleries, "Eight Decades in Review" 1870-1955: Paintings by William R. Leigh, January 11-February 7, 1955, no. 77.
    New York, Grand Central Galleries, 90th Anniversary Roundup of Paintings by W.R. Leigh, September 25-October 12, 1956, no. 17.