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The Collection of Jay I. Kislak: Sold to Benefit the Kislak Family Foundation

Maurice Brazil Prendergast

Low Tide (Figures on Rocks)

Auction Closed

November 22, 10:23 PM GMT

Estimate

120,000 - 180,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

The Collection of Jay I. Kislak: Sold to Benefit the Kislak Family Foundation

Maurice Brazil Prendergast

1858 - 1924

Low Tide (Figures on Rocks)


signed Prendergast (lower right)

watercolor and pencil on paper

sheet: 20 ½ by 13 ½ inches (52.1 by 34.3 cm)

framed: 30 ¼ by 22 ¾ inches (76.8 by 57.8 cm)

Executed in 1901.

The artist
Charles Prendergast, 1924 (his brother, by descent)
Mrs. Eugenie Prendergast, 1948 (his wife, by descent)
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1966
Brooke Astor, New York
Estate of the above (sold: Sotheby’s, New York, September 25, 2012, lot 492)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale
Carol Clark, Nancy Mowll Mathews and Gwendolyn Owens, Maurice Prendergast, Charles Prendergast: A Catalogue Rasionné, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1990, no. 852, p. 426, illustrated