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    Sale 1956

    Christie's Interiors

    15 - 16 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 366

    Esphyr Slobodkina (AMERICAN, 1914-2002)

    Sketch for Vortex #2

    Price Realised  

    Esphyr Slobodkina (AMERICAN, 1914-2002)
    Sketch for Vortex #2
    signed and indistinctly dated 'Esphyr Slobodkina '92' (lower left); signed and dated again, titled, inscribed and dedicated 'Sketch for "VORTEX" N2 For Mickey, My friend and fellow-craftsman, with best wishes Esphyr Slobodkina 10/20/92 55 Ridgewood Rd. W. Hartford CT 06107' (on the reverse of the board)
    oil on canvas laid down on board
    14 x 12¾ in. (35.6 x 32.4 cm.), unframed
    Painted in 1992.


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    Provenance

    with Snyder Fine Art, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR