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Joseph Christian Leyendecker

Estimate
80,000 - 120,000 USD
Sold
75,000 USD
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Description

  • Joseph Christian Leyendecker
  • Easter Baby
  • signed JCLeyendecker (lower right)
  • oil on canvas

Provenance

Private collection, New York, circa 1950
By descent to the present owners (his great granddaughters)

Literature

The Saturday Evening Post, April 10, 1909, cover illustration (© SEPS licensed by Curtis Licensing, Indianapolis, IN. All rights reserved.)
Michael Schau, J.C. Leyendecker, New York, 1974, p. 172, illustrated
Jan Cohn, Covers of “The Saturday Evening Post:" Seventy Years of Outstanding Illustration from America’s Favorite Magazine, New York, 1995, illustrated p. 40
Laurence S. Cutler and Judy Goffman Cutler, J.C. Leyendecker: American Imagist, New York, 2008, illustrated p. 109
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