CHARLES EPHRAIM BURCHFIELD | HOUSES
CHARLES EPHRAIM BURCHFIELD
1893 - 1967
signed and dated 1917; dated Nov 12, 1917- on the reverse
watercolor and pencil on paper
Sheet: 8⅞ by 11¾ in. (22.5 by 29.8 cm.)
Framed: 17¾ by 20½ in. (45.1 by 52.1 cm.)
The sheet is hinged to its support at the reverse upper corners. There is a 1/8 inch repair below the roof at upper left with a small corresponding reinforcement on the reverse. There is a very minor crease at the extreme right corner and there is a slight undulation to the support inherent to the artist's materials. Framed and matted under glass.
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Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York
Marie B. and Edward F. Swenson, Jr., Coral Gables, Florida (acquired from the above circa 1977)
Christie's New York, 18 May 2011, Lot 49
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
New York, Kennedy Galleries, Inc., Charles E. Burchfield at Kennedy Galleries: The Early Years 1915-1929, October-November 1977, no. 11, illustrated n.p.