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    Sale 1005

    19th & 20th Century Art at the Hilton Hotel

    27 April 2008, Tel Aviv, Hilton Hotel

  • Lot 3

    LUDWIG BLUM (1891 - 1975)

    The Market in Jerusalem

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    Estimate

    LUDWIG BLUM (1891 - 1975)
    The Market in Jerusalem
    signed 'L. Blum' (lower left) and signed again in Hebrew
    oil on canvas
    39 3/8 x 31½ in. (100 x 80 cm.)
    Painted in 1944


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    Provenance

    The Israel Phoenix Assurance Company, Tel Aviv.
    Anonymous sale, Gordon Galleries, Tel Aviv, 2 January 1990, lot 244.
    Acquired at the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    L. Blum, Ten Historical Sites of the Holy Land, Jerusalem, 1955 (illustrated).