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    Sale 2249

    The Scholars Eye: Property from the Julius Held Collection Part II

    30 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 377

    Jack Humphrey (New Brunswick 1901-1967)

    A harbor scene (recto), A view of a town (verso); and A path overlooking a harbor

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    Jack Humphrey (New Brunswick 1901-1967)
    A harbor scene (recto), A view of a town (verso); and A path overlooking a harbor
    signed and dated 'Jack Humphrey 1936' (1); signed 'Jack Humphrey' (2)
    black chalk, watercolor (1); black chalk (2)
    11 1/8 x 15 in. (270 x 381 mm.) (1); 12 x 16 in. (305 x 406 mm.); and Robert Kohl, A landscape (3)


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    According to Professor Held's records, he acquired the Humphrey watercolor directly from the artist in 1936 in Saint Johns, New Brunswick, Canada.