1898 - 1954
signed REGINALD MARSH and dated 1940 (lower right)
watercolor and ink on paper laid down on board
27 by 40 ½ inches
(68.6 by 102.9 cm)
There is minor frame abrasion at edges and the sheet appears to be lightly toned. There is a 1 inch repaired tear extending from right top edge and there are a few scattered light surface scuffs.
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Estate of the above
[With]Frank K.M. Rehn Gallery, New York
Private collection, 1955 (acquired from the above; sold: Christie's, New York, May 16, 2012, lot 48)
John H. Surovek, Palm Beach, Florida
Acquired by the present owner from the above
Brooklyn, New York, Brooklyn Museum, International Water Color, 1941
(probably) New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, and elsewhere, Reginald Marsh, September-November 1955, no. 65, p. 22
Lloyd Goodrich, Reginald Marsh, New York, 1972, pp. 179, 181, illustrated