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    Sale 1942

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    18 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 134

    JAMES OWEN MAHONEY (1907-1987)

    'DECORATION FOR A DINING ROOM', CIRCA 1940

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JAMES OWEN MAHONEY (1907-1987)
    'Decoration For A Dining Room', circa 1940
    oil on canvas
    77 x 72 in. (195.6 x 182.9 cm.)
    signed James Owen Mahoney


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    James Owen Mahoney attended Yale University and was awarded the Prix de Rome in 1932. Mahoney exhibited at the Grand Central Library and executed several WPA commissions.

    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 28 March 1992, lot 83.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE PINHAS COLLECTION, LOS ANGELES