29 November 2001
Paul Cadmus (1904-1999)
Dressing Room Nudes -- A Pair of Figure Studies
each signed 'Cadmus' and inscribed with various notations
crayon on tinted paper
the work on gray paper: 19 x 9¾ in. (48.3 x 24.8 cm.); the work on buff paper: 18 x 9½ (45.7 x 24.1 cm.) (2)
the work on gray paper:
Banfer Gallery, New York.
Sotheby's, New York, 14 September 1989, lot 262.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
the work on buff paper:
Midtown Galleries, New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1977.
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