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    Sale 2150

    First Open Post-War and Contemporary Art

    11 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 74

    Alice Neel (1900-1984)

    Meyer Schapiro

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alice Neel (1900-1984)
    Meyer Schapiro
    signed 'Alice Neel' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1947.


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    Provenance

    Robert Miller Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Literature

    A. Temkin, ed., Alice Neel, exh. cat., Philadelphia 2000, p. 65 (illustrated).