American & Modern Painting Online Auction

February 25, 2016

LOT 35

Lot 35

Norman Mills Price (1877-1951)

Norman Mills Price (1877-1951)
Lot 35 Details
Norman Mills Price (1877-1951), Canadian/American


Gouache and ink on Winsor & Newton, Ltd., London, England, Whatman’s Water Colour Sketching Board; signed lower left
Sheet 14.5" x 13.5" — 36.8 x 34.3 cm.

Estimate $700-$900

Realised: $840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Norman Mills Price (1877-1951)
  • Norman Mills Price (1877-1951)

Among the literary works the artist illustrated were the novels of Robert W. Chambers and Rebecca West, and the stories of William Shakespeare. His illustrations were also featured in magazines such as American Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Liberty, St. Nicholas, and Woman’s Home Companion.
Price was honorary president of the Society of Illustrators in New York


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LOT 35

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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