• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 337

    Reuven Rubin (1893-1974)

    Bouquet of Calla Lilies

    Price Realised  

    Reuven Rubin (1893-1974)
    Bouquet of Calla Lilies
    signed 'Rubin' and signed again in Hebrew (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    32 1/8 x 23 5/8 in. (81.6 x 60 cm.)
    Painted in 1937


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 8 October 1986, lot 260.
    Stern Gallery, Tel Aviv (acquired at the above sale).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1987.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Exhibited

    The Tel Aviv Museum, Rubin, Retrospective Exhibition, Forty Years of Painting in Israel, Spring 1955, no. 66 (titled Flowers).