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    Sale 2003

    Important American Paintings, Drawings And Sculpture

    21 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 21

    John Koch (1909-1978)

    Still Life with Angels

    Price Realised  

    John Koch (1909-1978)
    Still Life with Angels
    signed 'Koch' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    36 x 30 in. (91.4 x 76.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1953.


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    [With]Kraushaar Galleries, New York.
    Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Selig.
    Private collection, by descent.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Literature

    Museum of the City of New York, John Koch in New York, 1950-1963, exhibition catalogue, New York, n.p., cover illustration.


    Exhibited

    New York, National Academy of Design, One Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Annual Exhibition, 1953.
    New York, Museum of the City of New York, John Koch in New York, 1950-1963, November 6, 1963-January 1, 1964.