JOHN MARIN | AT SMALL POINT, MAINE
JOHN MARIN | AT SMALL POINT, MAINE
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JOHN MARIN | AT SMALL POINT, MAINE

Estimate: 25,000 - 35,000 USD

JOHN MARIN | AT SMALL POINT, MAINE

Estimate: 25,000 - 35,000 USD

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Description

JOHN MARIN

1870 - 1953

AT SMALL POINT, MAINE


signed Marin and dated 14 (lower right)

watercolor on paper laid down on paperboard

14 ¼ by 16 ¾ inches

(36.2 by 42.5 cm)


Condition Report

The sheet is irregularly cut and there are a few minor repaired tears along the right edge. Select pigments may be slightly faded. The original backing board bears inscriptions "Property/O'Keeffe" and "Property AS."


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Alfred Stieglitz, New York

Georgia O'Keeffe, Abiquiu, New Mexico, 1946 (by descent)

By descent to the present owner

Exhibited

Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, Selections and Transformations: The Art of John Marin, January-April 1990, p. 278, illustrated pl. 181, p. 276

Literature

Sheldon Reich, John Marin: Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, Tucson, Arizona, 1970, no. 14.1, p. 384, illustrated

Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O’Keeffe, Juan Hamilton: Passage
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