September 29, 2022 11:00 EST

Art and Design

 
  Lot 27
 

27

Lester George Hornby (American, 1882-1956)
Aux Ambassadeurs, together with a companion

1) Aux Ambassadeurs
Signed and titled, mixed media paper laid to board.
8 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (21 x 15.9cm)

2) August Nights. In the Champs-Élysées
Signed, conte crayon on paper.
10 x 6 1/4 in. (25.4 x 15.9cm)

Provenance
Richard York Gallery, New York, New York.
Private Collection, New York (acquired directly from the above in 1984).

Estimated at $1,000 - $1,500


 

1) Aux Ambassadeurs
Signed and titled, mixed media paper laid to board.
8 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. (21 x 15.9cm)

2) August Nights. In the Champs-Élysées
Signed, conte crayon on paper.
10 x 6 1/4 in. (25.4 x 15.9cm)

Provenance
Richard York Gallery, New York, New York.
Private Collection, New York (acquired directly from the above in 1984).

Exhibited

“Lester G. Hornby,” Richard York Gallery, New York, March-April 1984, no.13.

Literature

Herbert Adams Gibbons, Paris Reborn: A Study in Civic Psychology, New York: Century Co., 1915, p.95 (illustrated).

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