10 September 2008
Property from the Tobin Theatre Arts Fund*
Eugene Berman (1899-1972)
The Broken Bridge in a Storm
signed with initials and dated 'E.B. 1967' (lower center); signed with initials and dated again, titled and inscribed 'E.B. 1967 (PONTE ROTTO E TEMPORALE) THE BROKEN BRIDGE IN A STORM. ROMA' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
14 1/8 x 26 in. (35.7 x 66 cm.)
Painted in Rome, 1967
Robert L.B. Tobin, San Antonio, Texas.
Gift from the above to the present owner, 1982.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
*This lot may be exempt from the sales tax as set forth in the Sales Tax Notice at the back of the catalogue.
Revealed in public for the first time in almost 130 years, Chatterboxes offers an exciting missing link between French and British Impressionism
The pioneering sculptor’s biggest contribution to art was arguably the empty space. Illustrated with works offered in London and New York in November 2018
From industrial landscapes to desert vistas via Paris and abstraction, illustrated with works from The Barney A. Ebsworth Collection and our American Art sale
Specialist Imogen Kerr on why the artist wanted everyone to be able to own one of his works
Looking back on a week of auctions featuring masterworks representing some of the greatest collections assembled in the United States
Explore key British artists from the 19th century to the present day, to be offered across four sales of Modern British Art and British Impressionism this November at Christie’s London.