• Fine American Paintings, Drawi auction at Christies

    Sale 2285

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 121

    Joseph Floch (1894-1977)

    Self Portrait

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Joseph Floch (1894-1977)
    Self Portrait
    bears the artist's estate stamp (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    28 x 25 in. (71.1 x 63.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1973.


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    The artist.
    Estate of the above.
    Mimi Floch, wife of the artist.
    Gift to the present owner from the above, 1978.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Montclair Art Museum, sold to benefit the Acquisition Endowment Fund


    Literature

    M.S. Kushner, A. Anreus, M. Grzesiak and V. Wageman, Three Hundred Years of American Painting: The Montclair Art Museum Collection, New York, 1989, p. 148, no. 176, illustrated.