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    Sale 2142

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    5 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 33

    Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

    Crayon Construction

    Price Realised  

    Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)
    Crayon Construction
    crayon on paper
    6¼ x 5 in. (15.9 x 12.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Mildred Benton Small, sister of the above.
    Christie's, New York, 30 September 1982, lot 6.
    Henry M. Reed, Caldwell, New Jersey.
    Gerald Peters Gallery, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, July 28, 2003.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection