1 May 2005
PROPERTY FROM AN ISRAELI COLLECTION
Yohanan Simon (1905-1976)
Desert Landscape; Composition with a Blue Cloud; Landscape with a Black Bird
the first: signed in Hebrew and dated '58' (lower right); the second: signed 'Yohanan Simon' (lower left), signed again in Hebrew and indistinctly dated '60' (lower right); the third: signed and dated 'Yohanan Simon 60' (lower left), signed again in Hebrew and dated again (lower right)
all three: gouache on card
the first: 12 7/8 x 18 1/8 in. (32.8 x 46.5 cm.); the second: 13 5/8 x 18 5/8 in. (34.6 x 47.3 cm.); the third: 13¼ x 18¾ in. (33.5 x 47.5 cm.)
Executed: the first: in 1958; the second and the third: in 1960.
Three works in one lot (3)
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owners.
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