133
133
N.C. Wyeth
1882-1945
AT DAYBREAK...
Estimate
80,000120,000
JUMP TO LOT
133
N.C. Wyeth
1882-1945
AT DAYBREAK...
Estimate
80,000120,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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N.C. Wyeth
1882-1945
AT DAYBREAK...
signed N.C. Wyeth, l.r.
oil on canvas
30 by 32 in.
(76.2 by 81.3 cm)
Painted in 1929.
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Provenance

By descent in the artist's family to the present owner

Literature

Rafael Sabatini, "The Romantic Prince," McCall's, vol. LVI, no. 8, May 1929
Douglas Allen and Douglas Allen, Jr., N.C. Wyeth: The Collected Paintings, Illustrations and Murals, New York, 1972, p. 265
Christine Podmaniczky, N.C. Wyeth: A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, London, 2008, no. I.1122 (1362), p. 522, illustrated in color

Catalogue Note

This painting accompanied the story of The Romantic Prince, published in McCall's in 1929, with the caption "At daybreak, mistress, in execution of the sentence passed upon him yesterday in the Governor's court."

This lot will be accompanied by the May 1929 McCall's magazine in which the work is illustrated.

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