4 November 2004
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
Reuven Rubin (1893-1974)
Old Olive Trees
signed 'Rubin' (lower left) and signed again in Hebrew; signed again and titled 'RUBIN OLD OLIVE TREES' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
23½ x 28 7/8 in. (59.7 x 73.2 cm.)
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, Tel Aviv, 20 October 1992, lot 8.
Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner.
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Carmela Rubin has confimed the authenticity of this painting.
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