25 September 2008,
Price realised USD 30,000
USD 20,000 - USD 30,000
Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)
signed 'E Lawson' (lower right)
oil on canvas
16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm.)
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Mr. and Mrs. A. Valente.
Christie's, New York, 6 December 1985, lot 221A.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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