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    Sale 11414

    Living With Art

    29 - 30 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 178

    Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1878-1965)

    Isadora Duncan; and two companion drawings

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Abraham Walkowitz (American, 1878-1965)
    Isadora Duncan; and two companion drawings
    the first signed, dated and titled 'Isadora Duncan/ A. Walkowitz/ 1916' (lower right); the two companion drawings signed 'A. Walkowitz' (lower center)
    the first charcoal on buff paper; the companion works watercolor and ink on paper
    the first 18 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (47 x 29.2 cm.)
    the companion drawings 6 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (17.1 x 7 cm.)
    (3)The first executed in 1916. The companion works executed circa 1916.


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    Provenance

    with Eaton Fine Art Inc., West Palm Beach (the first).
    with Victoria Anstead Fine Art, New York (the companion).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2003.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE CLAIRE AND GARRICK STEPHENSON COLLECTION