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John Marin

West Point, Maine

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Collection of Margaret Jonsson Rogers

John Marin

John Marin

West Point, Maine

West Point, Maine

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Lot sold:

44,100

USD

Collection of Margaret Jonsson Rogers

John Marin

1870 - 1953

West Point, Maine


signed Marin and dated 31 (lower right)

watercolor, charcoal, and pencil on paper

18 by 22 inches

(45.7 by 55.8 cm)

The sheet is hinged to the mat in three places along the reverse upper edge. There are artist's pin holes along the top edge. There is mat burn along the edges and the sheet is slightly toned. There are some isolated areas of paint separation in the red pigment at lower right.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

The artist
Estate of the above
Marlborough Gallery, New York, circa 1972
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1976
Sheldon Reich, John Marin: Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, Tucson, Arizona, 1970, no. 31.49, p. 640
New York, Marlborough Gallery, John Marin, December 1972-January 1973, no. 58, illustrated
New York, Marlborough Gallery, John Marin's Maine, March-April 1976, no. 18, p. 2