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    Sale 2093

    Open House

    30 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 75

    Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000)

    Flight #1 (Walking in the Rain)

    Price Realised  

    Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000)
    Flight #1 (Walking in the Rain)
    signed and dated 'Jacob Lawrence 67' (lower right)
    gouache on paper
    19 x 10 1/3 in. (48.3 x 26.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1967.


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    Provenance

    Terry Dintenfass Inc., New York
    Andrew and Elena Ismail, New Jersey
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Literature

    P.T. Nesbett and M. DuBois, Jacob Lawrence: Paintings, Drawings, and Murals (1935-1999): A Catalogue Raisonné, Seattle, 2000, p. 168, no. P67-06 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Lubbock, Museum of Texas Tech University; Colorado Springs, Center for Contemporary Art; Moscow, Pritchard Art Gallery; Jackson, Smith Robertson Cultural Center; College Station, Stark University Center Galleries; Newport News, Peninsula Fine Arts Center; Baton Rouge, Shaw Center for the Arts; Los Angeles, California African American Museum; Bermuda, Bermuda National Gallery, Living With Art, January 2003-February 2008.