01-22-2016 01-22-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2878B Boston
January 22, 2016 4:00PMCalender

William Penhallow Henderson (American, 1877-1943) Springtime

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2878B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 22, 2016 4:00PM


William Penhallow Henderson (American, 1877-1943)

Monogrammed "WPH" l.l., signed or inscribed and titled "William Penhallow Henderson..." in pencil on the stretcher, identified on an unattributed modern label affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 14 x 22 in. (35.6 x 56.0 cm), unframed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: A private Florida collection.

N.B. Accompanied by a catalog, An American Journey: The Art of William P. Henderson, published by The Owings Gallery, Santa Fe, with a handwritten card inserted, signed by John Fillmore and dated August 16, 2007, stating that Henderson's Springtime painting had been seen in Alice Rossin's house in Tesuque in the 1970s.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Varnish discolortion on the mountain top in the background. No other issues to report.

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John Fillmore, William P. Henderson, Alice Rossin