01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Charles E. Prendergast (American, 1863-1948) Hill Town, No. 2

$1,778$1,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Charles E. Prendergast (American, 1863-1948)

Hill Town, No. 2, c. 1927-29
Signed "C. Prendergast" in color pencil l.r., with a label from C.W. Kraushaar Art
Galleries, 680 Fifth Avenue, New York, affixed to the backing.
Watercolor and graphite on paper, 10 7/8 x 8 1/4 in. (27.3 x 21.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Unobtrusive toning and soiling, tape/residue on the reverse, trimmed sheet, tape hinged to window mat.

Provenance: Descended to the present owner from her grandfather, a president of Pepperell Manufacturing.

N.B. C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries was located at 680 Fifth Avenue between 1919 and 1936. The work is number 2321B in the Maurice and Charles Prendergast Systematic Catalogue Project, Prendergast Archive and Study Center, Williams College Museum of Art.


Estimate $3,000-5,000

No additional condition issues to report.

Keywords

Charles E. Prendergast, Hill Town, Pepperell Manufacturing, president, Williams College Museum of Art, Charles Prendergast Systematic, Prendergast Archive and Study Center, Williams College