16 - 17 June 2009,
Price realised USD 2,750
USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
Follower of John Russell
A Girl with a Basket of Flowers sleeping beneath a Tree
oil on canvas
29¼ x 25 in. (74.3 x 63.5 cm.)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Anonymous Sale; Christie's, New York, January 10, 1990, lot 140.
Anonymous Sale; Christie's, New York, January 12, 1996, lot 485.
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