• American Paintings  auction at Christies

    Sale 2199

    American Paintings

    29 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 184

    Raphael Soyer (1899-1987)

    David Burliuk

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Raphael Soyer (1899-1987)
    David Burliuk
    signed and dated 'Raphael/Soyer/1943' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    10 x 7 in. (25.4 x 17.8 cm.)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    (Possibly) ACA Gallery, New York.
    Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, by 1945.
    Gift to the present owner from the above, 1966.


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    Please note that this lot is being sold not subject to a reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD BY THE ORDER OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN TO BENEFIT ITS ACQUISITIONS PROGRAM


    Literature

    Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, A Birthday Celebration: Raphael Soyer, exhibition checklist, Washington, D.C., 1979, no. 5.


    Exhibited

    Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, A Birthday Celebration: Raphael Soyer, December 5, 1979-January 20, 1980, no. 5.