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Walter Gay
1856-1937
GALERIE DES BUSTES, CHATEAU DU REVEILLON
Estimate
25,00045,000
LOT SOLD. 57,000 USD
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146
Walter Gay
1856-1937
GALERIE DES BUSTES, CHATEAU DU REVEILLON
Estimate
25,00045,000
LOT SOLD. 57,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture including Property from The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations

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Walter Gay
1856-1937
GALERIE DES BUSTES, CHATEAU DU REVEILLON
signed Walter Gay, l.l. and inscribed Reveillon, l.r.; also inscribed on the reverse
oil on canvas
32 by 39 1/2 in.
(81.3 by 100.3 cm)
Painted circa 1907-1909.
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Provenance

By descent in the family of the artist
Sophie Gay Griscom (the artist's niece), Paris, France, until 1980
Graham Gallery, New York
The Andrew Crispo Collection, New York (sale: Sotheby's, New York, December 3, 1997, lot 7, illustrated in color)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Exhibited

Paris, France, Galeries Georges Petit, Exposition Walter Gay, April 1908, no. 15
(possibly) Paris, France, Jean Charpentier, Peintures, Acquarelles et Gouaches de Walter Gay, February 1923, no. 21
New York, Grey Art Gallery and Study Center, New York University, Walter Gay: A Retrospective, September-November 1980

Literature

William Rieder, A Charmed Couple: The Art and Life of Walter and Matilda Gay, New York, 2000, pp.172-74, fig. 103, illustrated

American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture including Property from The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations

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New York