7 March 2008
George Tooker (b. 1920)
signed 'G. Tooker' (lower right)
pencil on paper
15 x 11¼ in. (38.1 x 28.6 cm.)
Estate of Theodore Starkowski.
Sotheby's, New York, 25 April 1980, lot 261.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
This drawing relates to the painting Government Bureau, 1956, in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
An exceptional example of the most valuable illustrated book ever produced — and an icon of American art — will be offered on 14 June to benefit conservation causes
An expert introduction to the movement, from its origins in France to its flowering on a private island off the coast of New England
From Surrey to Sydney, 5 homes around the world created by titans of 20th-century architecture — all from Christie’s International Real Estate
PurseBop outlines the four stages that mark the evolution of an Hermès connoisseur, and the bags that accompany each