Oscar Bluemner, Old farm near Passaic River; Bridge at Watsessing (2), black crayon
Lot 6084
Oscar Bluemner (American, 1867-1938) Old farm near Passaic River, New Jersey, 1917; Bridge at Watsessing, 1920 (2) first 4 3/4 x 5 7/8in
second 4 1/2 x 6 1/4in
Sold for US$ 610 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Oscar Bluemner (American, 1867-1938)
Old farm near Passaic River, New Jersey, 1917; Bridge at Watsessing, 1920 (2)
first monogrammed and dated 'OFB' (lower left); second monogrammed and dated 'OFB' (upper right)
black crayon drawing on paper
first 4 3/4 x 5 7/8in
second 4 1/2 x 6 1/4in

Footnotes

  • There are notes by the artist on the reverse of each and sketch of an elm tree on the reverse of Old Farm

    Provenance:
    Collection of the artist's son, Robert Bluemner, New Hampshire
    Private Collection, New York

    Note:
    Oscar Bluemner was one of the leading American Modernists. He was the subject of an important monographic retrospective exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, from October 2005 through February 2006.
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