1 - 2 October 2008,
Price realised USD 2,500
USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)
signed 'Benton' (lower right)
ink and watercolor on paper
7½ x 8 in. (19.1 x 20.3 cm.)
New York +1 212 636 2000
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This lot is offered without reserve.
with James Graham & Sons, New York.
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF GLORIA SMITH
New York, James Graham & Sons, Inc., 26 November-28 December 1968.
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