09-10-2004 09-10-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2249 Boston
September 10, 2004 6:00PMCalender
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William Samuel Horton (American, 1865-1936) Ritz Tower, Rain

 
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2249 Location: Boston Date / Time: September 10, 2004 6:00PM

Description:

William Samuel Horton (American, 1865-1936)

Ritz Tower, Rain
Signed "W.S. Horton" l.l., artist's estate stamp and labels on the reverse.
Pastel on paper/board, 19 x 25 in. (48.2 x 63.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

N.B. Horton created several works in the late 1920s depicting the Ritz Tower under different light and weather conditions. Two similar works were featured in the M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1974 exhibition William S. Horton, American Impressionist, as numbers 37 and 38. The lot is accompanied by a copy of the exhibition catalog.
Estimate $5,000-6,000

Keywords

William Samuel Horton, Ritz Tower, M. Knoedler & Co.