ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT | THREE BEARS
ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT | THREE BEARS
ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT | THREE BEARS
ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT | THREE BEARS
ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT | THREE BEARS
ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT | THREE BEARS
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All That Is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT | THREE BEARS

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

All That Is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT | THREE BEARS

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Sold:37,500USD

Lot Details

Description

All That Is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT

1836 - 1892

THREE BEARS


signed AH Wyant (lower right)

oil on canvas laid down on Masonite

17 ½ by 15 ⅜ inches

(44.5 by 39 cm)

Painted circa 1870-1872.

Condition Report

The canvas is laid down to Masonite board and the original tacking edges have been trimmed. Under UV: inpaint along the extreme outer edges of the canvas and a few possible pindots within the body of the composition.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Cataloguing

Provenance

David David, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1972

Exhibited

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, William Penn Memorial Museum, Exhibition: Hudson River School, April-July 1979

New York, Alexander Gallery, Landscapes of the Hudson River School: First Public Exhibition of a Private Collection, November 1979

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, The American Landscape Tradition, November 1982-January 1983

Ithaca, New York, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, The American Landscape, January-February 1995

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Susquehanna Art Museum, Landscape Duets: Contrasts and Comparisons in Hudson River School Paintings, July-August 1995

Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Westmoreland Museum of American Art; University Park, Pennsylvania, Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University; Worcester, Massachusetts, Worcester Art Museum; New York, The National Academy, All That Is Glorious Around Us: Paintings from the Hudson River School, August 1997-September 1999, p. 138, illustrated p. 139

All That Is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector
Online bidding closed21 Jan 2020 | 07:59 PM GMT