Sale 17PT01 | Lot 111

Aiden Lassell Ripley

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Lot 111
Aiden Lassell Ripley
American, 1896-1969
Woodcock Shooting, 1946
Signed A. Lassell Ripley, dated 1946 and copyrighted (ll); inscribed Woodcock Shooting, lettered F and numbered 4 on the reverse
Watercolor on paper
19 x 24 inches

Field & Stream, New York

In 1947 the present work was made into a lithograph for a portfolio of six prints entitled The Field and Stream Portfolio; Gunning In America - Six Paintings By A. Lassell Ripley. The six watercolors chosen for the project were considered the finest group of gunning scenes that had ever been painted. Woodcock Shooting was the sixth lithograph in the porfolio.

C Estate of Charles Austin Buck

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $43,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Excellent condition, scored with graphite pencil for framing at the edges of the watercolor. Taped long the edges on the reverse; tack holes at corners. Colors fresh and bright, no tears or losses.

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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $43,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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