1 - 2 October 2008,
Price realised USD 6,250
USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
William Acton (British, 1906-1945)
Portrait of Bachoo Dinshaw
oil on canvas
42 x 32 in. (106.7 x 81.3 cm.)
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Together with her brother Edulji F. Dinshaw, Parsis from Mumbai, Bachoo Dinshaw moved to New York shortly before World War II. They settled in a townhouse at 1081 Fifth Avenue.
The sitter, thence by descent to the present owner.
Please note that the correct image for this lot description is that one labeled as lot 165 in the catalogue. The correct image is on lot finder.
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