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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF EDWARD P. EVANS

William Aiken Walker
1828 - 1921
THE COTTON WAGON
Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 434,500 USD
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95

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF EDWARD P. EVANS

William Aiken Walker
1828 - 1921
THE COTTON WAGON
Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 434,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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William Aiken Walker
1828 - 1921
THE COTTON WAGON
signed with the artist's monogrammed signature WAWalker, l.l.
oil on canvas
18 by 30 in.
(45.7 by 76.2 cm)
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This painting will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné complied by John Fowler.

Provenance

Chapellier Galleries, New York
Mrs. George Arden, New York (sold: Christie's, New York, May 22, 1991, lot 78, illustrated in color)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Exhibited

St. Petersburg, Florida, Museum of Fine Arts; Orlando, Florida, Loch Haven Art Center, The Good Life, An Exhibition of American Genre Painting by Artists Born during the First Four Decades of the 19th Century, September-October 1971, no 33, illustrated
New Orleans, Louisiana, Louisiana State Museum, The World of William Aiken Walker, December 1972-January 1973

Literature

August P. Trovaioli and Roulhac B. Toledano, William Aiken Walker: Southern Genre Painter, Baton Rouge, Louisana, 1972, pl. 15, illustrated in color

Catalogue Note

This scene has been identified by former U.S. Senator James F. Byrnes as the James Allen Plantation near Charleston, South Carolina.

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