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JOHN MARIN | DEER ISLE, MAINE (MOVEMENT NO. 28, PERTAINING TO DEER ISLE, THE HARBOR II)

Estimate:

40,000 - 60,000 USD

JOHN MARIN | DEER ISLE, MAINE (MOVEMENT NO. 28, PERTAINING TO DEER ISLE, THE HARBOR II)

JOHN MARIN | DEER ISLE, MAINE (MOVEMENT NO. 28, PERTAINING TO DEER ISLE, THE HARBOR II)

Estimate:

40,000 - 60,000 USD

Lot sold:

37,500

USD

JOHN MARIN

1870 - 1953

DEER ISLE, MAINE (MOVEMENT NO. 28, PERTAINING TO DEER ISLE, THE HARBOR II)


signed Marin and dated 27 (lower right)

watercolor, charcoal and pencil on paper

18 by 22 inches

(45.7 by 55.9 cm)

The sheet is affixed to its support along the extreme edges with a silver wooden liner. There is a slight rippling to the sheet and a few scattered dots of possible staining.


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.

Alfred Stieglitz and Georgia O'Keeffe, New York

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

By descent to the present owner

The Magazine of Art, vol. XXVIII, November 1935, illustrated p. 662

Emanuel M. Benson, John Marin: The Man and His Work, Washington, D.C., 1935, p. 79, illustrated p. 81

Sheldon Reich, John Marin: Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, Tucson, Arizona, 1970, no. 27.29, p. 582, illustrated

New York, The Intimate Gallery, Fifty New Paintings by John Marin, November-December 1928, no. 28

New York, Museum of Modern Art, John Marin: Watercolors, Oil Paintings, Etchings, October-November 1936, no. 92, p. 72

New York, Museum of Modern Art, 1947 (on loan)

Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, Selections and Transformations: The Art of John Marin, January-April 1990, p. 201, illustrated pl. 199, p. 205