22 September 2009
Property from the Collection of Charles W. Banta
Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)
signed 'Marie Laurencin' (lower left)
watercolor, brush and grey wash and charcoal over pencil on paper
4 3/8 x 5 1/8 in. (11.1 x 13 cm.)
Executed circa 1915-1921
Philip J. Wickser, Buffalo, New York.
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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Please note that this lot was executed circa 1915-1921.
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