1 - 2 April 2009
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This lot is offered without a reserve
Romare Bearden (American, 1911-1988)
signed, signed again with initials and dated 'Bearden RB 60' (upper right)
felt-tip pen and ink on paper
5¼ x 11¾ in. (13.3 x 29.9 cm.), unframed
Drawn circa 1959-60.
Acquired from the artist.
Estate of Paul von Ringelheim, New York.
Private collection, New York.
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