• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1344

    Reuven Rubin (1893-1974)

    Landscape near Jerusalem

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Reuven Rubin (1893-1974)
    Landscape near Jerusalem
    signed 'Rubin' and signed again in Hebrew (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    21 3/8 x 28 7/8 in. (54.2 x 73.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1968


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Carmela Rubin has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Gregorio Shapiro, Mexico City (acquired from the artist, 1969); sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 September 2006, lot 182.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the correct title for this lot is Landscape near Jerusalem.


    Literature

    S. Wilkinson, Reuven Rubin, New York, 1974, p. 248, no. 254 (illustrated in color).