JOHN MARIN | MOVEMENT, SEA AND SKY, CAPE SPLIT, MAINE
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JOHN MARIN | MOVEMENT, SEA AND SKY, CAPE SPLIT, MAINE

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD

JOHN MARIN | MOVEMENT, SEA AND SKY, CAPE SPLIT, MAINE

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot Sold:17,500USD

Lot Details

Description

JOHN MARIN

1872 - 1953

MOVEMENT, SEA AND SKY, CAPE SPLIT, MAINE


signed Marin and dated 42 (lower right)

watercolor, charcoal and pencil on paper

17 ¼ by 22 ½ inches

(43.8 by 57.2 cm)

Condition Report

The sheet is hinged to the support at two places along reverse of top edge. The sheet appears to be lightly toned and some pigments might be slightly faded. There is a slight rippling to the sheet.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Estate of the artist

Marlborough Gallery, New York

Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York

Meredith Long & Company, Houston, Texas

Parkerson Gallery, Houston, Texas

Alexandre Gallery, New York

Owen Gallery, New York

Mark Borghi Fine Art, Inc., New York

Sold: Christie's, New York, May 18, 2004, lot 136

Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Exhibited

Santa Barbara, California, The Santa Barbara Museum of Art and elsewhere, American Drawings: 1927-1977, April 1978-April 1979

New York, Kennedy Galleries, John Marin and the Sea, October-November 1982, no. 55, illustrated

New York, DC Moore Gallery, Inspiration and Innovation: American Drawings and Watercolors. 1900-1960, March 2002

Literature

Sheldon Reich, A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonne, Tucson Arizona, 1970, no. 42.18, p. 722

American Art
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