2 March 2006
Arthur Dove (1880-1946)
signed 'Dove.' (lower center)
watercolor on paper
5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm.)
Executed in 1937.
The Downtown Gallery, New York.
Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., 21 April 1978, lot 146.
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