• Important American Paintings,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2225

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    2 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 16

    Stuart Davis (1892-1964)

    Study for "Men Without Women"

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Stuart Davis (1892-1964)
    Study for "Men Without Women"
    signed and dated 'Stuart Davis 1932' (lower right)
    ink and pencil on paper
    11 x 17 in. (27.9 x 43.2 cm.), image size; 18½ x 24 in. (47 x 61 cm.), sheet size


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Private collection, 1932.
    Private collection, 1989.
    Sotheby's, New York, 11 March 1992, lot 102.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTION


    Literature

    P. Hills, Stuart Davis, New York, 1996, p. 104, no. 90, illustrated.
    A. Boyajian and M. Rutkoski, Stuart Davis: A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. two, New Haven, Connecticut, 2007, pp. 267-68, no. 556, illustrated.