10 - 11 January 2012,
Price realised USD 4,750
USD 800 - USD 1,200
Romaine (Ronni) Solbert (AMERICAN, B. 1925)
signed and dated 'Solbert 59' (lower right); signed and dated again and titled 'Solbert 1959 KILDALTON CROSS' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
55 x 70 in. (139.7 x 177.8 cm.)
Painted in 1959.
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Gift of Mrs John D. Rockefeller III in 1969.
Property from The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund
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