2 December 2009
Marsden Hartley (1877-1943)
signed 'Marsden/Hartley.' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
16 x 13 in. (40.6 x 33 cm.)
Painted circa 1925.
William Macbeth Gallery, New York.
James Graham & Sons, New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1994.
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