Lot 68
  • 68

Joseph Christian Leyendecker 1874 - 1951

Estimate
60,000 - 80,000 USD
Sold
74,500 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • Joseph Christian Leyendecker
  • Springtime-Little Bo Peep
  • signed with artist's monogrammed initials JCL, l.l.; also inscribed Springtime, l.c.

  • oil on canvas

Provenance

Judy Goffman Gallery, Fort Washington, Pennsylvania
Private Collection (acquired from the above)
By descent in the family to the present owner

Literature

The Saturday Evening Post, May 7, 1927, illustrated in color on the cover
Michael Schau, J.C. Leyendecker, New York, 1974, illustrated p. 191
Jan Cohn, Covers of the Saturday Evening Post, New York, 1998, illustrated in color p. 119
Lawrence S. Cutler and Judy Goffman Cutler, J.C. Leyendecker: American Imagist, New York, 2008, illustrated in color pp. 144-45
Close