JOHN MARIN (American, 1870-1953) “WHITE MOUNTAIN COUNTRY #34”.
Watercolor on paper Housed in a silver gilt wood frame under glass Signed and dated lower right “Marin ’27”, stamped on verso “property of the artist”, alternate title listed on The Downtown Gallery, New York label affixed to verso “# 34 – Franconia Range – Mountain and Fir Tree”, also bears exhibition labels from several museums and galleries. Exhibited: An American Place, New York as “Mountain and Fir White Mountain Country”; The University of Arizona, Tucson, “John Marin, 1870-1953″, February 9 – March 10, 1963”; The Santa Barbara Museum of Art, “Three Young Collections,” as “Fir Tree” January 15 – February 26, 1967. SIZE: 16-1/2″ x 21-3/4″. Overall: 23″ x 27-1/4″ PROVENANCE: Collection of Andre Previn; Sotheby’s, New York, December 4, 2002; Private Maine collection CONDITION: Overall good condition, with paper mounted to mat board and framed with full sheet visible and paper cockling 51653-1 (40,000-60,000) – Lot 1021
Auction: Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Auction - August 2017
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