16 - 17 December 2010
This lot is offered without a reserve
Artist Unknown, 20th Century
signed and dated 'CLEMENT. 58.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
10¾ x 13¾ in. (27.3 x 35 cm.)
Painted in 1958.
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