Modern and Contemporary Art /09 November 2003


William Schwartz

The Old Monastery Wall
USA, 1927
oil on canvas
36 w × 30 h in (91 × 76 cm)

Signed and dated lower left. Inscribed on verso: [The Old Monastery Wall/By/William S. Schwartz/Chicago/1927]. Titled on the stretcher. Exhibited: Bethany College of Fine Arts, Kansas, 1928 Annual Art Festival, University of Missouri, Columbia, 1928 Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York Grand Rapids Art Museum, Michigan Illinois State Museum, Springfield State of Illinois Art Gallery, Chicago, 1984-1986 Literature: "The Paintings, Drawings, and Lithographs of William S. Schwartz 1896-1977," pp. 23 no. 16, 27 illustrated in color

provenance: Estate of the artist.

estimate: $25,000–30,000

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