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    Sale 2031

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 166

    William Acton (British, 1906-1945)

    Portrait of Bachoo Dinshaw

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    William Acton (British, 1906-1945)
    Portrait of Bachoo Dinshaw
    oil on canvas
    42 x 32 in. (106.7 x 81.3 cm.)


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    Together with her brother Edulji F. Dinshaw, Parsis from Mumbai, Bachoo Dinshaw moved to New York shortly before World War II. They settled in a townhouse at 1081 Fifth Avenue.

    Provenance

    The sitter, thence by descent to the present owner.


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    Please note that the correct image for this lot description is that one labeled as lot 165 in the catalogue. The correct image is on lot finder.