Lot 14
  • 14

Jessie Willcox Smith 1863 - 1935

Estimate
80,000 - 120,000 USD
Sold
112,500 USD
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Description

  • Jessie Willcox Smith
  • Jack and the Beanstalk
  • signed JESSIE WILLCOX SMITH (lower right)
  • mixed media on board

Provenance

Donald Pritchett Bean, Chicago, Illinois
Ellen Browder Bean (his wife), Chicago, Illinois
Donald Francis Bean (her son), Chicago, Illinois
Mary Ellen Green (his sister)
Private Collection (by descent from the above; sold: Charlton Hall Auctioneers, September 8, 2007, lot 156) 
American Illustrators Gallery, New York, 2008
Private Collection, New York, 2009 (acquired from the above)

Literature

Swift's Premium Calendar, 1916, p. 5
Edward D. Nudelman, Jessie Willcox Smith: A Bibliography, Gretna, Louisiana, 1989, p. 160, illustrated in color
Edward D. Nudelman, Jessie Willcox Smith: American Illustrator, Gretna, Louisiana, 1990, illustrated in color pl. 77
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