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    Sale 2023

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    10 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 128

    Sacha Moldovan (1901-1982)

    Dame à la fourruer (Babushka)

    Price Realised  

    Sacha Moldovan (1901-1982)
    Dame à la fourruer (Babushka)
    signed 'Moldovan' (upper left); signed again and dated 'Sacha Moldovan 1930' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    24 x 18 1/8 in. (61 x 46 cm.)
    Painted in 1930


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1986.


    Literature

    A. Voth, ed., Moldovan, New York, 1990, p. 71 (illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    Durham, North Carolina, Michael Judge Gallery, Chagall and Moldovan, June 1989.
    Oxnard, California, Carnegie Art Museum, Sacha Moldovan: An Expressionist 1901-1982, February-April 1990, p. 118 (illustrated).
    New York, Hammer Galleries, Moldovan Retrospective, November-December 1990.