1 March 2006
Property from a Private Oklahoma Collector
Emilio Grau Sala (1911-1975)
signed 'Grau Sala' (lower right); signed again, dated and inscribed 'Grau Sala 70 Paris' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
28 5/8 x 23 5/8 in. (72.7 x 60 cm.)
Painted in 1970
Wally Findlay Galleries, Palm Beach.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1960.
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Julian Grau Santos has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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