6 November 2013
PROPERTY OF THE COLUMBUS MUSEUM OF ART, OHIO, SOLD TO BENEFIT ITS ACQUISITION FUND
Lyonel Feininger (1871-1958)
signed 'Feininger' (lower left) and dated and titled '26. viii. 43. Coasting Vessels' (lower right)
watercolor and pen and India ink on paper
12½ x 18 7/8 in. (31.6 x 48.1 cm.)
Executed on 26 August 1943
Creighton E. Gilbert, North Carolina (acquired from the artist, 1951). Bequest from the above to the present owner, December 1997.
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New York, Queens College, 1972-1973 (on loan).
Achim Moeller, Managing Principal of The Lyonel Feininger Project LLC, has confirmed the authenticity of this work. The work is registered in the archives of The Lyonel Feininger Project LLC, New York - Berlin with the no. 1224-09-25-13.
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