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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 226

    Arshile Gorky (1904-1948)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Arshile Gorky (1904-1948)
    Untitled
    oil on canvas
    6½ x 8¼ in. (16.5 x 20.9 cm.)
    Painted circa 1934-1935.


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    Provenance

    Mrs. Rudolph Burkhardt, New York
    Mr. and Mrs. Bayard Ewing, Concord
    Anon. sale; Christie's, New York 10 November 1998, lot 121
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Literature

    J.M. Jordan and R. Goldwater, The Paintings of Arshile Gorky, A Critical Catalogue, New York, 1982, p. 264, no. 132 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Baltimore, University of Maryland Art Gallery, The Drawings of Arshile Gorky, March-April, 1969, no. 2.
    Providence, Museum of Art Rhode Island School of Design, 1900 to Now: Modern Art from Rhode Island Collections, January-May 1988.