13 - 14 December 2007
THE COLLECTION OF MISS JUNE HAVOC (LOTS 141-154)
This lot is offered without a reserve
Richard Whorf (American, 1906-1966)
Hoover Year: Theater for Sale
signed and dated 'Richard Whorf 43' (lower left); signed again and titled 'Hoover Year R. Whorf' (on the reverse)
oil on board
12 x 11¾ in. (30.5 x 29.9 cm.)
Painted in 1943.
Gift from the artist.
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