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    Sale 2003

    Important American Paintings, Drawings And Sculpture

    21 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 127

    Maxfield Parrish (1870-1966)

    Life Magazine Cover (Man Seated with Cup)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maxfield Parrish (1870-1966)
    Life Magazine Cover (Man Seated with Cup)
    signed, dated and inscribed 'Copyrighted 1925 by Maxfield Parrish' (lower left)--signed with artist's initials 'M P' (lower center)--signed again (on the reverse)
    oil on illustration board
    14¾ x 11½ in. (37.5 x 29.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Meruk Estate.
    Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York.
    Private collection, New York, circa 1960.
    By descent to the present owner.