The Rabbit Hunt

Walter Ufer (American, 1876-1936)

Not Currently on View
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The artist gave the painting to Bob Abbott of Taos in 1915; it was purchased by Otto Noeding in 1972; it had been loaned to Jane Hiatt in Taos in 1965 for a retrospective show on the Taos painters; it was purchased by Harrison Eiteljorg and donated to the IMA in 1973; there is a letter of authentication signed by Mrs. Bob Abbott dated 1972

Object Information

artist
Walter Ufer (American, 1876-1936)
materials
oil on canvas
dimensions
47 x 39-3/4 in.
accession number
73.104.11
credit line
Gift of the Harrison Eiteljorg Gallery of Western Art
copyright
Public Domain
collection
American Painting and Sculpture to 1945
deaccessioned on
12.18.2008
transfer notes
Sold on 5/20/2010 in the Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture sale (Lot 77); Offered on 5/20/2009 (Lot 17) - unsold
reason
Secondary example
Deaccession Policy
valuation date
05/20/2010
valuation notes
Christie's appraised for $300,000- $500,000.
proceeds deposited to [537] Deaccessioned American Paintings before 1945 Fund by exchange
valuation amount
$65000.00
valuation purpose
Auction Sale Price
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