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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF PATRICIA EWING RICHTER

Childe Hassam
ON THE CHALK CLIFFS, BROADSTAIRS
Estimate
150,000250,000
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF PATRICIA EWING RICHTER

Childe Hassam
ON THE CHALK CLIFFS, BROADSTAIRS
Estimate
150,000250,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Childe Hassam
1859 - 1935
ON THE CHALK CLIFFS, BROADSTAIRS
signed Childe Hassam and dated Broadstairs 1889 (lower left); also titled On the Chalk Cliffs, Broadstairs on the reverse
watercolor on paper
7 1/8 by 11 inches
(18.1 by 27.9 cm)
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This work will be included in Stuart P. Feld's and Kathleen M. Burnside's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work.

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. William Ewing, New York
Dr. and Mrs. Peter Richter, New York, circa 1965 (by bequest)
By descent to the present owner

Exhibited

(possibly) Boston, Massachusetts, Doll and Richards, Exhibition and Private Sale of Pastel and Watercolor Drawings by Childe Hassam, November 1891, no. 26 (as Promenade on the Cliff-tops [Broadstairs])

Catalogue Note

Childe Hassam visited the English town of Broadstairs in the summer of 1889. The coastal setting, located about 80 miles east of London on the Isle of Thanet, served as inspiration for a number of his compositions.

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