View full screen - View 1 of Lot 104. Feather with Bird's Bone.
104

Georgia O'Keeffe

Feather with Bird's Bone

Estimate:

1,200,000 - 1,800,000 USD

Property from a Distinguished Boston Collection

Georgia O'Keeffe

Georgia O'Keeffe

Feather with Bird's Bone

Feather with Bird's Bone

Estimate:

1,200,000 - 1,800,000 USD

Lot sold:

1,260,000

USD

Authenticity guarantee

What is guaranteed?

Property from a Distinguished Boston Collection

Georgia O'Keeffe

1887 - 1986

Feather with Bird's Bone


oil on canvas

20 by 12 in.

50.8 by 30.5 cm.

Executed in 1942. 

To request a copy of this condition report, please contact Katie.Maher@sothebys.com.


Framed dimensions: 21 3/4 by 13 3/4 in.


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 Downtown Gallery, New York
Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above by 1963)
The Downtown Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above in 1968 by the present owner
Barbara Buhler Lynes, Georgia O'Keeffe: Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, New Haven, 1999, no. 1034, p. 650, illustrated
New York, An American Place, Georgia O'Keeffe Paintings - 1942-1943, 1943, no. 3 (as Feathers With a Bird's Bone)
Flint, The Flint Michigan Institute, Realism Revisited: An Exhibition Sponsored by Fisher Body Division, General Motors Corporation, 1966
New York, The Downtown Gallery, Group Show: December, 1967
New York, The Downtown Gallery, 43rd Anniversary Exhibition, 1968, no. 267
Athens, The University of Georgia, Selections from the Downtown Gallery, 1968
Greensboro, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Weatherspoon Gallery Association Purchase Group, 1968