14 - 15 June 2016
THE DOUGLAS AND CAROLYN MIDDLETON COLLECTION OF FINE ART
Dietz Edzard (German, 1893-1963)
signed 'D Edzard' (lower right)
oil on canvas
16 ½ x 8 ½ in. (41.9 x 21.6 cm.)
Painted in 1961.
Studio of the Artist.
Alexander Kahan Fine Arts, New York.
Collection of William Lawson, New York.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 17 November 1988, lot 64.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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