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Joseph Christian Leyendecker
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LOT SOLD. 100,000 USD (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
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166
Joseph Christian Leyendecker
EASTER
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 100,000 USD (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture

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Joseph Christian Leyendecker
1874 - 1951
EASTER
signed JC Leyendecker (lower left)
oil on canvas
20 by 20 in.
50.8 by 50.8 cm.
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Provenance

Curtis Publishing Company, Philadelphia (acquired from the artist as a commission)
Private Collection, Philadelphia (acquired from the above)
By descent in the family of the above to the present owner

Literature

Michael Schau, Joseph Christian Leyendecker, New York, 1974, p. 167, illustrated
Laurence Cutler, Judy Goffman Cutler, J.C. Leyendecker:  American Imagist, New York, 2008, p. 103, illustrated

Catalogue Note

The present painting appeared as the cover of The Saturday Evening Post edition of April 7, 1906.

American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture

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New York