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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 144

    James Brooks (1906-1992)

    Quedon

    Price Realised  

    James Brooks (1906-1992)
    Quedon
    signed 'J Brooks' (lower left); signed again, titled and dated 'James Brooks Quedon 1959' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    38 5/8 x 28½ in. (98.4 x 72.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1959.


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 15 March 2006, lot 10
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED NEW YORK COLLECTOR