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    Sale 1972

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    7 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 141

    Abraham Leon Kroll (1884-1974)

    Study for "Summer, New York"

    Price Realised  

    Abraham Leon Kroll (1884-1974)
    Study for "Summer, New York"
    oil on canvas laid down on board
    20 x 24½ in. (50.8 x 62.2 cm.)


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    Special Notice

    No sales tax is due on the purchase price of this lot if it is picked up or delivered in the State of New York.


    Provenance

    The Milch Galleries, New York.
    Albert M. Bender, San Francisco, California.
    Gift to the present owner from the above, 1962.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work is a study for 'Summer, New York,' in the collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C..


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund