01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Max Weber (Russian/American, 1881-1961) Beneath the Canopy

$2,370$2,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Max Weber (Russian/American, 1881-1961)

Beneath the Canopy
Signed and dated "Max Weber 1930" in pencil on the mount l.r., titled on the mount
l.l., identified on a label from the Art Institute of Chicago (see below) affixed to the backing.
Gouache and graphite on brown paper, sheet size 4 1/4 x 5 7/8 in. (10.8 x 14.9 cm), framed.
Condition: Sheet mounted to backing mat, tape hinged to window mat.

Provenance: Through The Downtown Gallery, New York.

Literature: The Eleventh International Exhibition, Water Colors, Pastels, Drawings, Monotypes and Miniatures, Art Institute of Chicago, April 13 to May 31, 1931 [Exhibition catalogue]; Peter Hastings Falk (ed.), The Annual Exhibition Record of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1888-1950, Madison: Connecticut, 1990, pg. 935.

Exhibition: The Eleventh International Exhibition, Water Colors, Pastels, Drawings, Monotypes and Miniatures, Art Institute of Chicago, April 13 to May 31, 1931, no. 509.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Art Institute of Chicago, Max Weber, Through The Downtown Gallery, Gallery, Connecticut, Peter Hastings Falk