20 May 2009,
Price realised USD 116,500
USD 120,000 - USD 180,000
Edward Willis Redfield (1869-1965)
signed and dated 'EW Redfield. 1946.' (lower right)--inscribed with title (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
26 x 32 in. (66 x 81.3 cm.)
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According to Dr. Thomas Folk, Carversville Farm in Pennsylvania is one of Redfield's favorite subjects in his body of work from the 1940s. Redfield painted at least five other versions of the farm from different vantage points.
This painting will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Edward Redfield's work being compiled by Dr. Thomas Folk.
Mary Louise Neary Rubin and Lisa Neary, by descent.
Gift to the present owner from the above, 2004.
Property of the Montclair Art Museum, sold to benefit the Acquisition Endowment Fund
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