10 September 2008
Property from the Tobin Theatre Arts Fund*
Eugene Berman (1899-1972)
signed with initials and dated 'E.B. 1948' (lower center); signed with initials and dated again, titled and inscribed 'E.B. "Cristo Rey" Feb. 1948. Hollywood' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
33½ x 25½ in. (85.1 x 64.8 cm.)
Painted in Hollywood, February 1948
Robert L.B. Tobin, San Antonio, Texas.
Gift from the above to the present owner, 1982.
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*This lot may be exempt from the sales tax as set forth in the Sales Tax Notice at the back of the catalogue.
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