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Property of an American Corporation

Robert Henri

Conversation in the Forest

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December 11, 07:43 PM GMT


30,000 - 50,000 USD

Lot Details


Property of an American Corporation

Robert Henri

1865 - 1929

Conversation in the Forest

signed Robert Henri (lower left)

pastel on tan paper

sheet: 12 3/8 by 19 3/4 inches (31.4 by 50.2 cm)

framed: 22 1/4 by 29 1/2 inches (56.5 by 74.9 cm)

Executed in 1918.

Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1988
New York, Montross Gallery, Woodland Pictures by Robert Henri, December 1918
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Annual Exhibition of Watercolors, Pastels, and Miniatures, May - June 1919
(probably) Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Saint Louis, Missouri, Woodland Pastels by Robert Henri, June - July 1919
(probably) Chicago, Illinois, Art Institute of Chicago, 1919 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Eighteenth Annual Philadelphia Water Color Exhibition, November - December 1920
Kansas City, Missouri, Smalley Gallery, 1921
The present work belongs to a large group of pastels Robert Henri produced on Monhegan Island, Maine, in 1918 and might depict the Cathedral Woods.