22 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,375
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
Auguste Herbin (1882-1960)
Personnage (recto and verso)
signed 'herbin' (lower right); signed again 'herbin' (on the reverse)
pencil on paper
9 5/8 x 8½ in. (24.4 x 21.6 cm.)
Drawn in 1915
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Geneviève Claisse has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Philip J. Wickser, Buffalo, New York.
By descent from the above to the present owner.
Property from the Collection of Charles W. Banta
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