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Property of a Private East Coast Collection

Kay Sage

I Walk Without Echo

Auction Closed

May 18, 01:03 AM GMT


600,000 - 800,000 USD

Lot Details


Property of a Private East Coast Collection

Kay Sage

1898 - 1963

I Walk Without Echo

signed Kay Sage and dated '40 (lower left); signed again, titled, dated 1940 and inscribed 69 Washington Place N.Y.C. (on the stretcher)

oil on canvas

25 ¼ by 21 ⅜ in. 64.1 by 54.4 cm.

Executed in 1940.




1898 - 1963年


款識:藝術家簽名Kay Sage並紀年'40(左下);再次簽名、書題目、紀年1940並題款69 Washington Place N.Y.C.(內框)


25 ¼ x 21 ⅜ 英寸;64.1 x 54.4 公分


Tone Price Galleries, Los Angeles (acquired from the artist in 1941)
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh J. Chisholm, Jr., Hillsborough, California (acquired from the above in 1941)
Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, Connecticut (a gift of the above in 1966)
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York (acquired in 2013)
Acquired from the above in 2013 by the present owner

Edward Alden Jewell, "Diversified Show of Art Are Opened. Washington Artists Hang Their Work at Bignou Gallery," New York Times, 4 June 1940, p. 21

Stephen Robeson Miller, Catalogue Raisonné of Kay Sage’s Work, 1983, (unpublished manuscript), no. 35

Judith D. Suther, A House of Her Own: Kay Sage, Solitary Surrealist, Lincoln, 1997, p. 98

Stephen Robeson Miller, Kay Sage: Catalogue Raisonné, Munich, London and New York, 2018, no. P.1940.2, p. 111, illustrated in color