Maynard Dixon (1875-1946) Cottonwood and mesas, 1940; Study of faces, 1903; Old California type; Walpi kneeling figure (group of 4) first 4 x 5 1/2in; second sight: 5 3/4 x 4 1/4in; third sight: 5 x 2 3/4in; fourth sight: 2 1/2 x 8in   first overall: 8 3/4 x 10 3/4in; second overall: 13 3/4 x 11in; third overall: 13 3/4 x 10in; fourth overall: 10 1/2 x 14in
Lot 187
Maynard Dixon (1875-1946) Cottonwood and mesas, 1940; Study of faces, 1903; Old California type; Walpi kneeling figure, 1923 (group of 4) first 4 x 5 1/2in; second sight: 5 3/4 x 4 1/4in; third sight: 5 x 2 3/4in; fourth sight: 2 1/2 x 8in first overall: 8 3/4 x 10 3/4in; second overall: 13 3/4 x 11in; third overall: 13 3/4 x 10in; fourth overall: 10 1/2 x 14in
Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium
Lot Details
Maynard Dixon (1875-1946)
Cottonwood and mesas, 1940; Study of faces, 1903; Old California type; Walpi kneeling figure, 1923 (group of 4)
first initialed and dated 'MD 1940' (lower left) and inscribed 'Sketch for Painting: / Cottonwoods and Mesas / by Maynard Dixon' (on an old backing board); second dated 'Mch 03' (lower right); third titled 'Old Calif. type' (lower left); fourth initialed, titled and dated' 'MD / Walpi Oct 1923' (lower left)
first pencil on paper; second pencil and conté crayon on paper; third pencil on paper; fourth charcoal on paper
first 4 x 5 1/2in; second sight: 5 3/4 x 4 1/4in; third sight: 5 x 2 3/4in; fourth sight: 2 1/2 x 8in
first overall: 8 3/4 x 10 3/4in; second overall: 13 3/4 x 11in; third overall: 13 3/4 x 10in; fourth overall: 10 1/2 x 14in

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    With Bingham Gallery, San Jose, California (second)
    With Westview Gallery, San Jose, California (fourth)
    Private collection, Los Altos Hills, California
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    Auction Administration - California and Western Paintings
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