ART IN AMERICA: 1909-1959


Ben Benn (1884-1983)

Flowers and Sunshine
1918
Oil on canvas
24 x 18 inches
Signed and dated lower right: BENN 1919
Signed, titled and dated on verso

Theresa Bernstein (1890?-2002)

The Baroness
1917
Oil on canvas
35 x 27 inches
Signed lower right: Bernstein

Theresa Bernstein (1890?-2002)

The Baroness
Ca. 1917
Oil on board
12 x 9 inches

Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)

Passaic (South)
1914
Crayon and ink on paper
4 7/8 x 7 5/8 inches
Signed with artist’s monogram, dated and inscribed lower left

Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)

Silver Lake (Industrial Dungeons)
1920
Watercolor on paper
4 x 6 1/2 inches
Signed, titled and dated lower left

Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)

Canal, Paterson
1916
watercolor and gouache on paper
4 x 7 3/8 inches
Signed with monogrammed lower left with initials OFB
and dated Feb 14-16. 2P.E; signed again lower left
and inscribed with title

Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)

Red Building with Statue

watercolor and gouache on paper
5 1/16 x 6 7/8 inches

Aaron Bohrod (1907-1992)

Anatomy Lesson
1954
Oil on canvas
9 x 12 inches

Paul Cadmus (1904-1999)

Male Nude [model: Ralph McWilliams]
1953
Pencil on paper
15 x 10 inches
Signed lower right: Cadmus

Marjorie Conant Bush-Brown (1885-1978)

Georgia Youth
1937
Oil on canvas
38 x 32 inches

Konrad Cramer (1888-1963)

Bouquet in White Vase
1928
Oil on artist board
20 x 16 inches
Signed and dated lower right

Arthur B. Davies (1862-1928)

Avatar
1909
Oil on canvas
18 x 40 inches

Stuart Davis (1894-1964)

The Breakfast Table
c. 1917
oil on canvas
48 1/4 x 34 1/4 inches
Signed upper right (first name in script): Stuart Davis

Manierre Dawson (1887-1969)

Afternoon I
1913
Oil on canvas
17 1/8 x 22 inches
Signed and dated lower center: M. Dawson / ‘13

Arthur Dove (1880-1946)

Forms
1932
Ink and crayon on paper
4 x 6 inches
Signed lower center: Dove

Arthur Dove (1880-1946)

Untitled # 1,
1941
Watercolor on paper
5 x 8 inches
Signed and dated lower right: Dove 5.30.41

Katherine S. Dreier (1877-1952)

Abstraction
ca. 1930
Oil on canvas
28 x 36 inches
Inscribed on verso: K. S. Dreier

Werner Drewes (1899-1985)

Vertical Horizontal Interchange (Composition 155a)
1937
Oil on canvas
20 x 13 inches
Signed lower left / dated and monogrammed lower right

Lyonel Feininger (1871-1956)

Gaerndorf III
1914
Charcoal on paper
9 x 11 inches
Signed lower left: Feininger and dated lower right: Thurs. May 7th 1914

Jared French (1905-1988)

Couple Girls

1946
Casein on paper
19 x 11 inches
Signed and dated:

Albert Eugene Gallatin (1881-1952)

Composition,
1949
Oil on canvas
14 x 10 inches
Signed and dated on verso

Witold Gordon (1880s-1968)

Untitled [feathers and a ball still life]
ca. 1950
Oil on canvas board
19 x 24 inches
Signed lower right: Witold Gordon

Witold Gordon (1880s-1968)

Untitled [feathers]
ca. 1950
Oil on canvas board
9 x 20 inches
Signed lower left: Witold Gordon

Samuel Halpert (1884-1930)

Interior Scene,
1920
Oil on canvas
24 1/8 x 20 1/8 inches
Signed and dated lower left: S. Halpert - 20

Hananiah Harari (1912-2000)

Up and Downtown
1938
Gouache on Paper
6 x 18 inches
Signed and dated lower right: Harari 38

Hananiah Harari (1912-2000)

Study for the Recreation Room of the Nursešs Home on Welfare Island
1938
Tempera on Paper
6 x 18 inches
Signed and dated lower right: Harari 38

Hananiah Harari (1912-2000)

City Slices
1938
Gouache on paper
6 x 18 inches
Signed and dated lower right: Harari 38

 

Carl Holty (1900-1973)

In the Park
1947
oil on canvas
38 x 30 inches
signed lower left: Carl Holty
inscribed on verso: Carl Holty 1947 / In the Park 30" x 38"

Earl Horter (1880-1940)

Black Sky
ca. 1935
oil on artist's board
9 1/2 x 11 inches

Leon Kelly (1901-1982)

The Plateau of Chess
1944
Oil on canvas
14 x 20 inches
Signed and dated lower right: Leon Kelly 1944

Paul Kelpe (1902-1985)

Untitled (Geometric Abstraction),
1948
oil on canvas
32 x 22 inches
Signed at lower right: P. Kelpe / 1948

Walt Kuhn (1877-1949)

Still Life on Windowsill
ca. 1920
Oil on canvas
24 1/8 x 16 1/8 inches
Signed lower right: Walt Kuhn

Jacob Lawrence (1917-2001)

Still Life
1951
Casein tempera on paper board
16 x 20 7/8 inches

Blanche Lazzell (1878-1956)

Painted Plate
1916
Paint on white china plate
10 in. in diameter
Inscribed on verso: Designed and executed by Blanche Lazzell 1916

Jack Levine (b. 1915)

Untitled [Man with two women in bathing suits]
n.d.
Pencil on paper
15 x 11 inches
Signed lower left: Levine

Middleton Manigault (1887-1922)

Greyhound (The Whippet)
1918
Oil on canvas
12 x 9 inches
Signed lower left: Manigault 1921

John Marin (1870-1953)

Nassau Street, New York City,
ca. 1925
Watercolor, pen and black ink on paper, 6 x 4 inches
Signed lower right: Marin

Alfred H. Maurer (1868-1932)

Still Life with Compote
ca. 1925
Gouache on board
22 x 18 inches
Signed upper left: A. H. Maurer

Man Ray (1890-1976)

Bananas & Plane
1948
Oil on canvas
13 x 17 inches
Signed and dated lower right: Man Ray 1948

Man Ray (1890-1976)

Little Basket with Pears
1948
Oil on canvas
16 x 17 inches

Anna Mary Robertson (Grandma) Moses (1860-1961)

July Harvest Time
Oil on board
10 x 14 inches (25.4 x 35.5 cm)
Signed lower center: MOSES

George Of (1876-1954)

Flowers on a Table
1908
Pastel on board
8 x 9 inches

Ad Reinhardt (1913-1967)

Yellow Variations
1941
Oil on masonite
16 x 20 inches
Signed and dated, lower right: Reinhardt ‘41
Verso: Estate # 215 A2892

Kay Sage (1898-1963)

Les Rouleaux
1937
Oil on canvas
25 x 20 inches

Charles Shaw (1892-1974)

Today
1940
collage and ink on board, 20 x 15 inches
signed and dated on cardboard backing: Charles G. Shaw / 1940

Charles Sheeler (1883-1965)

Composition Around Red,
1958
tempera on plexiglas
6 1/ 8 x 8 inches (sight)

Janet Sobel (1894-1968)

 

Edward Steichen (1879-1973)

Gaillardias in a Chinese Vase
ca. 1919-23
Oil on canvas on board
16 x 12 inches

Florine Stettheimer (1871-1944)

Untitled
ca. 1934
three hand-painted china plates
Central plate 8 in. in diameter; flanking
plates each 7 5/8 in. in diameter
Each signed with the monograph: FSt

Wallace Putnam (1899-1989)

Connie
Ca. 1950
Oil on canvas
43 x 33 inches
Signed lower right: Putnam

Wallace Putnam (1899-1998)

Blue on Blue
1959
Oil on canvas
9 x 24 inches
Signed upper left: Putnam

George Tooker (b. 1920)

Scraps of Paper
1950
Tempera on gessoed panel
21 x 17 inches
Signed with the artist’s initials lower right: G.T.
Also inscribed and titled on the verso: George Tooker / 436 West 18th / New York 11 / Scraps of Paper

Herman Trunk

Trio
ca. 1926-30
watercolor on paper
16 x 20 inches
signed lower left: Trunk

Abraham Walkowitz ((1878-1965)

Untitled (New York)
1910
Ink and graphite on paper
13 x 8 inches
Signed and dated lower right: A. Walkowitz 1910

Beatrice Wood (1883-1998)

Decision
1926
Oil on canvas board
19 x 11 inches
Signed and dated on verso: Beatrice Wood / 1926

Beatrice Wood (1883-1998)

Untitled [The Morning After]
1926
Oil on canvas board
13 x 9 inches
Signed (at a later date) lower left: Beato