2 May 2012
Reuven Rubin (1893-1974)
signed 'Rubin' (lower right)
oil on canvas
16 1/8 x 13 1/8 in. (41 x 33.3 cm.)
Painted in 1943
Acquired from the artist by the family of the present owner, October 1943.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Carmela Rubin has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
Please note this work was painted in 1943.
Impressionist and Modern art from exceptional collections, led by works owned by S.I. Newhouse, realises $440,646,375 across four auctions
Insights into the collecting life of a man described by David Geffen as ‘the greatest collector in the world’
Harry Seymour continues his new weekly round-up of star performers from the past seven days in Christie’s salerooms
A Surrealist sculptor in Beijing, a radical American artist in Melbourne, a host of Dutch masters in the Middle East, and more
From the colour of your outfit to the number of dragons on your coat, how Chinese robes told everyone exactly who you were
Technical innovation, artistry and the culture of fine watchmaking have made Richard Mille a dominant player