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    Sale 2142

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    5 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 85

    Charlie Dye (1906-1972)

    A Well Earned Drink

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Charlie Dye (1906-1972)
    A Well Earned Drink
    signed and inscribed with the artist's device 'Charlie/Dye/CA' (lower right)
    oil on masonite
    20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    O'Brien's Art Emporium, Scottsdale, Arizona.
    Harrison Eiteljorg, Indianapolis, Indiana, acquired from the above (possibly).
    By gift from the above to the present owner, 1076.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Sold by the Indianapolis Museum of Art to Benefit Future Acquisitions