30 June 2016
Alex Katz (b. 1927)
signed and dated 'Alex Katz 91' (upper right); titled and dated 'LIBBY 1991' (on the reverse)
oil on masonite
15 ¾ x 11 ¾in. (40 x 30cm.)
Painted in 1991
Jablonka Galerie, Cologne.
Anon. sale, Grisebach GmbH Berlin, 28 November 2009, lot 344.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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