Apr 07, 2016 - Sale 2409

Sale 2409 - Lot 13

Price Realized: $ 6,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
DOX THRASH (1893 - 1965)
Untitled (Waterfront Cabin).

Watercolor on cream wove paper, circa 1940. 279x394 mm; 11x15 1/2 inches. Signed in watercolor, lower right.

Provenance: acquired directly from the artist; Bernard and Blanche Orr, Philadelphia; thence by descent to the current owner, private collection, New York. Bernard Orr was personnel director at the Philadelphia Housing Authority where Thrash worked in the 1950s; Orr became a patron and supporter of the artist.