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COLLECTION OF DAVID SAUNDERS

Joseph Christian Leyendecker
THANKSGIVING (PEELING APPLES)
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 112,500 USD
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COLLECTION OF DAVID SAUNDERS

Joseph Christian Leyendecker
THANKSGIVING (PEELING APPLES)
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 112,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

American Art

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New York

Joseph Christian Leyendecker
1874 - 1951
THANKSGIVING (PEELING APPLES)
signed with initials JLC (lower right)
oil and pencil on canvas
26 by 21 inches
(66 by 55.3 cm)
Painted in 1925.
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Provenance

Estate of the artist
Private collection, 1952 (acquired from the above)
By descent to the present owner 

Literature

The Saturday Evening Post, November 28, 1925, cover illustration (© SEPS licensed by Curtis Licensing, Indianapolis, IN. All rights reserved.)
Michael Schau, J.C. Leyendecker, New York, 1974, illustrated p. 190
Jan Cohn, Covers of “The Saturday Evening Post:" Seventy Years of Outstanding Illustration from America’s Favorite Magazine, New York, 1995, illustrated p. 114
Laurence S. Cutler and Judy Goffman Cutler, J.C. Leyendecker: American Imagist, New York, 2008, illustrated p. 142

Catalogue Note

Please note this lot is accompanied by a copy of the November 28,1925 issue of The Saturday Evening Post, for which the present work served as the cover illustration. 

American Art

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New York