Lot 86
  • 86

Frederick Carl Frieseke

120,000 - 180,000 USD
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  • Frederick Carl Frieseke
  • Lady on a Beach
  • signed F.C. Frieseke- (lower left)
  • oil on panel
  • 14 3/4 by 18 1/4 inches
  • (37.5 by 46.4 cm)
  • Painted in 1913.


Estate of Vera Ruth Miller (sold: Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, April 20, 1979, lot 70)
Andrew Crispo Gallery, New York (acquired at the above sale)
The Jordan-Volpe Gallery, New York
Prentice B. Tomlinson, Jr., Texas
Acquired by the present owner, 1983


Traverse City, Michigan, The Dennos Museum Center; East Lansing, Michigan, Kresge Art Museum; Grand Rapids, Michigan, Grand Rapids Art Museum; Battle Creek, Michigan, Art Center of Battle Creek; Kalamazoo, Michigan, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts; Midland, Michigan, Arts Midland: Galleries & School of the Midland Center for the Arts; Marquette, Michigan, Northern Michigan University Art Museum; Port Huron, Michigan, Port Huron Museum, Little Gems of American Painting from the Manoogian Collection, June 1996-January 1998

Catalogue Note

The present work was painted on the island of Corsica, where Frieseke and his wife resided from December 1912 through the spring of 1913. 

This painting will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Frieseke's work being complied by Nicholas Kilmer, the artist's grandson, and sponsored by Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York.