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    Sale 2127

    Open House

    12 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 20

    James Brooks (1906-1992)

    Arnar

    Price Realised  

    James Brooks (1906-1992)
    Arnar
    signed 'J. Brooks' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated 'J. Brooks Arnar 1962' (on the reverse)
    acrylic and oil on canvas
    36 x 34 in. (91 x 86.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1962.


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    Provenance

    Kootz Gallery, New York
    Mr. and Mrs. Berton Roueché, New York
    Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Exhibited

    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, James Brooks, February- March 1963. New York, Martha Jackson Gallery; New York, Finch College Museum of Art; East Hampton, Guild Hall Museum; Flint Institute of Arts; Grand Rapids Art Museum; Bloomfield Hills, Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum and Storrs, University of Connecticut, James Brooks Paintings, 1952-1975 and Works on Paper 1950-1975, April-June 1975.