Sale 12PT02 | Lot 400

Theodore Robinson

Catalogue: European, American, Modern & Contemporary Art
Theodore Robinson

Lot Details

Lot 400
Theodore Robinson
American, 1852-1896
Girl in the Orchard, circa 1889
Signed TH. ROBINSON (lr)
Watercolor and pencil on paper
14 1/8 x 7 7/8 inches

Provenance:
Macbeth Gallery, New York
C. S. McDonough, 1919
Frank K. M. Rehn, Inc., New York, 1920
Duncan Phillips, Washington, DC, 1920
Frank K. M. Rehn, Inc., New York, 1923
William H. Bender Jr., Bronxville, NY, 1962
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Spencer, 1977
Private collection

Exhibited:
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Two-Hundred Years of Watercolor Painting in America: An Exhibition Commemorating the Centennial of the American Watercolor Society, Dec. 8, 1966-Jan. 29, 1967, no. 101 (lent by Mr. and Mrs. William H. Bender Jr.)
New York, Spanierman Gallery, The Spencer Collection of American Art, Jun. 13-29, 1990, no. 21, pp. 44, 45 color illus.
Baltimore, MD, Baltimore Museum of Art, In Monet's Light: Theodore Robinson at Giverny, Oct. 17, 2004-Jan. 9, 2005 (second and third venues only); traveled to: Phoenix Art Museum, Feb. 6-May 8, 2005; Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, CT, Jun. 4-Sep. 5, 2005
New York, Spanierman Gallery, Works on Paper, Nov. 20, 2008-Jan. 3, 2009, no. 21, color illus., pp. 46-7.

Literature:
John I. H. Baur, Theodore Robinson, 1852-1896, exhi. cat., New York: Brooklyn Museum, 1946, 85, no. 315 as Peasant Girl by Tree; also listed, 84, no. 299 as Girl in Orchard.
Sona Johnston, entry in The Spencer Collection of American Art, exhi. cat., New York: Spanierman Gallery, 1990, pp. 44, 45 color illus. no. 21.
Carol Lowrey and Lisa N. Peters, Works on Paper, exhi. cat. (New York: Spanierman Gallery, 2008), pp. 46-7 color illus. no. 21.

This watercolor will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonne of the work of Theodore Robinson by Sona Johnston and Ira Spanierman.


C The Spanierman Gallery, LLC Collection of American Art

Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $28,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Toned. Hinged with two pieces of tape at the upper edge.


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Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
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