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PROPERTY FROM THE MELLON FAMILY COLLECTION

William Aiken Walker
THE COTTON PLANTATION
Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 350,000 USD
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42

PROPERTY FROM THE MELLON FAMILY COLLECTION

William Aiken Walker
THE COTTON PLANTATION
Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 350,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

American Art

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William Aiken Walker
1828 - 1921
THE COTTON PLANTATION
signed WAWalker and dated 1881 (lower right)
oil on canvas
22 by 36 inches
(55.9 by 91.4 cm)
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We are grateful to John Fowler for his help with the authentication of this lot based on his examination of it from photographs. This painting will be included in Mr. Fowler's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work.

Provenance

Kennedy Galleries, New York, 1959
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, Upperville, Virginia
Stacy B. Lloyd III (her son), 2014

Exhibited

New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Art Gallery, American Art from Alumni Collections, April-June 1968, no. 69

American Art

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New York