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Joseph Christian Leyendecker

Carousel Ride

Auction Closed

December 11, 04:21 PM GMT

Estimate

200,000 - 300,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Joseph Christian Leyendecker

1874 - 1951

Carousel Ride


signed with monogrammed initials JLC (lower right)

oil on canvas

31 1/4 by 23 inches

(79.4 by 58.4 cm)

Painted in 1930.

Illustration House, Inc., New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1998
The Saturday Evening Post, September 6, 1930, cover illustration (©SEPS licensed by Curtis Licensing, Indianapolis, IN. All rights reserved)
Jan Cohn, Covers of 'The Saturday Evening Post:' Seventy Years of Outstanding Illustration from America's Favorite Magazine, New York, 1998, p. 142, illustrated
Walt Reed, The Illustrator in America, 1860-2000, New York, 2001, p. 151
Laurence S. Cutler and Judy Goffman Cutler, J.C. Leyendecker, New York, 2008, p. 151, illustrated