• Impressionist/Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 2198

    Impressionist/Modern

    22 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 79

    Mane-Katz (1894-1962)

    Hassid Praying

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Mane-Katz (1894-1962)
    Hassid Praying
    signed 'Mané-Katz' (lower left)
    brush and India ink and gray wash on paper
    23¾ x 18¾ in. (60.3 x 47.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Max Bodner, New York (acquired from the artist); sale, Christie's, New York, 13 May 1988, lot 97.
    Bekkerman Fine Art, New York (acquired at the above sale).
    Acquired by the family of the present owner, circa 1990.


    Literature

    R.S. Aries, Mané-Katz: The Complete Works, London, 1972, vol. II, p. 277, no. 827 (illustrated).