View 1 of Lot 44. Red Camellias in a Vase.
View 1 of Lot 44. Red Camellias in a Vase.
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Marsden Hartley

Red Camellias in a Vase

Estimate:

250,000 - 350,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection, Maryland

Marsden Hartley

Marsden Hartley

Red Camellias in a Vase

Red Camellias in a Vase

Estimate:

250,000 - 350,000 USD

Lot sold:

252,000

USD

Property from a Private Collection, Maryland

Marsden Hartley

1877 - 1943

Red Camellias in a Vase


oil on board

24 by 18 inches

(61 by 45.7 cm)

Painted circa 1936. 


This work is included in The Marsden Hartley Legacy Project: Complete Paintings and Works on Paper, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine, Gail R. Scott, Project Director and Lead Scholar.

The artist
(probably) Adelaide Kuntz, Bronxville, New York (probably acquired from the above)
Frances Malek, New York, 1966 (by descent)
[with]M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1967
[with]Bernard Dannenberg Galleries, Inc., New York, 1969
Sid Deutsch Gallery, New York
Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York
Sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 22, 1996, lot 136
Private collection, Pennsylvania (acquired at the above sale)
By descent to the present owner 
New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Marsden Hartley: A Selection of Paintings and Drawings of the Twenties and Thirties, January 1968, no. 23 (as Red Camelias in a Vase)
New York, Bernard Dannenberg Galleries, Inc., One Hundred Recent Acquisitions by American Artists, Spring-Summer 1969, no. 32, p. 17, illustrated (as Sailboats on Lake Below)
New York, Bernard Dannenberg Galleries, Inc., Marsden Hartley: A Retrospective Exhibition, September-October 1969, no. 32, p. 26, illustrated