7 May 2008
Property from the Estate of Leona M. Helmsley
Pierre Eugene Montezin (1874-1946)
Venise, Palace Saint-Marc
signed and dated 'Montezin 1935' (lower right); signed again and inscribed 'Montezin Jabatte' (on the reverse)
oil on paper laid down on canvas
25 5/8 x 31 5/8 in. (65.1 x 80.3 cm.)
Painted in 1935
Wally Findlay Galleries, Chicago.
Acquired from the above by the late owner.
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