7 March 2008
Property from the Estate of Richard Ward Foster
Abraham Walkowitz (1878-1965)
oil on canvas
26 x 40 in. (66 x 101.6 cm.)
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel.
Sotheby's, New York, 20 March 1996, lot 261.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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