8 - 9 September 2004
Property from the Boyden Gallery at St. Mary's College of Maryland at Historic St. Mary's City, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund (Lots 110-116)
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Chaim Gross (American, 1904-1991)
Beach Scene; also Figure Studies
the first signed and dated 'Chaim Gross '42' (lower right); the second signed 'Chaim Gross' and inscribed and dated 'To Anne from Chaim 1944' (lower right)
the first pen and ink and watercolor on paper; the second pencil and watercolor on paper
the first 7¾ x 11½ in. (19.7 x 29.2 cm.); the second 12 x 18 in. (30.5 x 45.7 cm.) (2)
Irma Weiss, by whom given to the Boyden Gallery, St. Mary's College (the first). Elena Prohaska Glinn, by whom given to the Boyden Gallery, St. Mary's. College (the second).
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