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Walt Kuhn
CAUCAS
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 62,500 USD
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12
Walt Kuhn
CAUCAS
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 62,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

American Art

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New York

Walt Kuhn
1880 - 1949
CAUCAS
signed Walt Kuhn (lower right)
oil on canvas
65 1/2 by 75 inches
(166.4 by 190.5 cm)
Painted in 1918.
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Provenance

John Quinn, 1919 (acquired from the artist; sold: American Art Association, New York, February 9, 1927, lot 129)
Kennedy Galleries, New York
Milton and Adrienne Porter, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1980 (acquired from the above; sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 22, 2002, lot 92)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Exhibited

Tuscon, Arizona, University of Arizona Art Gallery, Painter of Vision: A Retrospective Exhibition of Oils, Watercolors and Drawings by Walt Kuhn, February-March 1966, no. 27
New York, Maynard Walker Gallery, Walt Kuhn: Early Works, 1904-1929, April-May 1966, no. 5
New York, Kennedy Galleries, Selected American Masterworks, December 1979-January 1980, no. 25, n.p., illustrated, also illustrated on the cover

Literature

Frederick James Gregg, "A Spiritual Adventure with Walt Kuhn," Rainbow, December 1920, p. 15, illustrated
Sheldon Cheney, A Primer of Modern Art, New York, 1932, p. 231
Index of Twentieth Century American Artists, vol. 4, New York, 1936, p. 348
Milton W. Brown, American Painting from the Armory Show to the Depression, Princeton, New Jersey, 1955, p. 142
B.L. Reid, The Man from New York: John Quinn and His Friends, New York, 1968, p. 393
Philip Rhys Adams, Walt Kuhn, Painter: His Life and Work, Columbus, Ohio, 1978, no. 63, pp. 70, 81n, 243

American Art

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New York