6 April 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
Reuven Rubin (1893-1974)
signed 'Rubin' (lower right) and signed again in Hebrew
oil on canvas
32 1/8 x 23¼ in. (81.6 x 59 cm.)
The Estate of Robert Maxwell, sale, Sotheby's London, 14 January 1993, lot 417.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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London, Arthur Tooth and Sons, Ltd., Paintings of Palestine by Rubin, 1938, no. 26.
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