30 June - 1 July 2009
Property from the Collection of William and Eleanor Wood Prince, Chicago, Illinois
This lot is offered without a reserve
Donald Hamilton Fraser (British, b. 1929)
Painting I January
oil on canvas
30¼ x 40 in. (76.8 x 101.6 cm.)
Painted in 1968.
with Gimpel Fils Gallery, London.
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London, Gimpel Fils, Hamilton Fraser, February-March 1968, cat. no. 21.
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