September 30, 06:23 PM GMT
10,000 - 15,000 USD
JOSEPH CHRISTIAN LEYENDECKER
1874 - 1951
STUDY FOR NEW YEAR'S BABY (BLOWING BUBBLES)
oil on canvas
10 ⅝ by 9 ⅜ inches
(27 by 23.8 cm)
Painted circa 1927.
Sold: The National Museum of American Illustration, Newport, Rhode Island, 15th Anniversary Benefit Gala and Auction, July 17 - 30, 2015, lot 6
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale
The present work is a study for the cover illustration of the 1 January 1927 issue of The Saturday Evening Post.