25 September 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,750
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
Eleanor Parke Custis (1896-1983)
Street in Cairo, Egypt
signed 'Eleanor Parke Custis' (lower right)
gouache and pencil on paper
28¼ x 31½ in. (71.8 x 80 cm.)
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Estate of the artist.
Private collection, acquired from the above.
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