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    John Marin (American, 1870-1953)
    Off Green Head, Deer Isle, Maine, 1926
    Watercolor on paper
    16-3/4 x 20 inches (42.5 x 50.8 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower right: Marin 26
    Signed, titled, and inscribed verso: SR# 1093 / Off Green Head / Deer Isle / Me. - One of my / Very Best - / Marin

    Property from the Collection of Robert Aron, Palm Beach, Florida

    PROVENANCE:
    The collection of Lisa Marie Marin, November 1965;
    Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York;
    Sotheby's, New York, May 20, 1998, lot 142;
    Eaton Fine Art, Inc., West Palm Beach, Florida;
    Private collection, acquired from the above, 1999;
    By descent to the present owners.

    EXHIBITED:
    Eaton Fine Art, Inc., West Palm Beach, Florida, "Expression and Meaning: The Marine Paintings of John Marin," January 8-March 6, 1999.

    LITERATURE:
    S. Reich, John Marin: A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné, Part II, Tucson, Arizona, 1970, p. 570, no. 26.48, illustrated.




    Condition Report*: Framed under glass. Hinged to backing board along top edge verso. Minor pinholes along the extreme edges. 1/2 inch hard crease in the lower right corner. Areas of light undulation in sheet. 1/2 inch thin line of adhesive staining along the lower center edge. Minor spots of surface soiling along the top center edge.
    Framed Dimensions 24 X 26.5 Inches
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    November, 2021
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