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    Sale 1005

    19th & 20th Century Art at the Hilton Hotel

    27 April 2008, Tel Aviv, Hilton Hotel

  • Lot 19

    MANÉ-KATZ (1894 - 1962)

    The Lesson

    Price Realised  

    MANÉ-KATZ (1894 - 1962)
    The Lesson
    signed and dated 'Mané Katz 32' (upper right)
    oil on canvas
    16½ x 13¼ in. (41.9 x 33.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1932


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    Provenance

    Private collection, London by whom acquired directly from the artist and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    R.S. Aries, Mané-Katz 1894-1962, The Complete Works, vol. I, London, 1970, no. 216 (illustrated p. 65).


    Exhibited

    London, Ben Uri Gallery, Mané-Katz, Memorial Exhibiton, May 1963.