09-27-2017 09-28-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3029B Boston
September 27, 2017 12:00 PMCalender

Arthur Garfield Dove (American, 1880-1946) Lehigh Water Tower

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3029B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 27, 2017 4:00PM


Arthur Garfield Dove (American, 1880-1946)

Lehigh Water Tower
Signed "dove" l.c., titled and dated "...1938" on labels from Alfred Stieglitz, The Downtown Gallery, New York, and Terry Dintenfass, Inc., New York, affixed to the backing.
Watercolor and ink on paper, 7 x 5 in. (17.8 x 12.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Sheet floated in frame, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Alfred Stieglitz/The Downtown Gallery, New York; through to Terry Dintenfass, Inc., New York.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Framed dimensions: 15 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.

Though the work has not been examined out of its frame, it appears to be affixed to the back mat at the upper corners. There appears to be very minor soiling or adhesive residue to the edges, most noticeable at the upper corners. Very minor foxing, most noticeable in the sky at upper right.

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Terry Dintenfass Inc., Arthur Garfield