June 7, 2015 14:00 EST

American Art & Pennsylvania Impressionists

 
  Lot 55
 

55

OGDEN MINTON PLEISSNER (AMERICAN 1905-1983)
"JUNE, HELL'S HALF ACRE"

Signed 'Pleissner' bottom right; also inscribed with title bottom left
With:
"JUNE-DEVIL'S HALF ACRE"
verso; inscribed 'June-/ Devil's Half Acre/ Ristigouche; also affixed with exhibition label bottom right, watercolor on paper
20 1/4 x 27 1/4 in. (51.44 x 69.22cm)

Provenance: Private Collection, Virginia.
EXHIBITED:
"New Water-Colours of Trout and Salmon Fishing by Ogden M. Pleissner", The Sporting Gallery and Bookshop, New York, New York, April 2-24, 1937, no. 12.
LITERATURE:
Charles Phair. Atlantic Salmon Fishing, New York, 1937, p. 19 (illustrated).
NOTE:
The present watercolor will be accompanied by the aforementioned book by Charles Phair.

Estimated at $20,000 - $30,000


 

Signed 'Pleissner' bottom right; also inscribed with title bottom left
With:
"JUNE-DEVIL'S HALF ACRE"
verso; inscribed 'June-/ Devil's Half Acre/ Ristigouche; also affixed with exhibition label bottom right, watercolor on paper
20 1/4 x 27 1/4 in. (51.44 x 69.22cm)

Provenance: Private Collection, Virginia.
EXHIBITED:
"New Water-Colours of Trout and Salmon Fishing by Ogden M. Pleissner", The Sporting Gallery and Bookshop, New York, New York, April 2-24, 1937, no. 12.
LITERATURE:
Charles Phair. Atlantic Salmon Fishing, New York, 1937, p. 19 (illustrated).
NOTE:
The present watercolor will be accompanied by the aforementioned book by Charles Phair.

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