Oct 07, 2021 - Sale 2581

Sale 2581 - Lot 119

Price Realized: $ 12,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
BARKLEY L. HENDRICKS (1945 - 2017)
Mount Mersey, St. Kitts, West Indies.

Watercolor on wove paper, 1979. 370x500 mm; 14 5/8x19 3/4 inches. Titled in ink on the frame back board.

Provenance: the artist, New London, CT; private collection, Philadelphia. With the artist's home address ink stamp on the back board.

This cool, atmospheric landscape from St. Kitts is an early example of Barkley Hendricks' work in watercolor. In 1979, Hendricks had his first solo show of watercolors at Lyman Allyn Art Museum in New London, CT. He also later exhibited his watercolors of St. Kitts at ACA Galleries in 1982.