10 - 11 June 2008,
Price realised USD 188
USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
Attributed to Kenneth Noland (American, b. 1924)
colored pencil and pencil on paper
8 x 5 in. (20.3 x 12.7 cm.)
Drawn circa 1959.
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According to an inscription on a sheet attached to the reverse of the frame, the present lot was drawn by the artist in front of Marjory Hansen and made for her, during the artist's exhibition at French & Company in New York, October 1959.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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