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Barney Tobey (American, 1906-1989) "Isn't it a pity..."

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2329
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 15, 2006 12:00PM

Description:

Barney Tobey (American, 1906-1989)

"Isn't it a pity..."/A New Yorker Cartoon
Signed "B. TOBEY-" l.r., a label from the Nicholls Gallery, New York, affixed to
the reverse.
Ink and wash with whiting on paper, sight size 26 x 19 in. (66.0 x 48.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, rippling to the paper, light creases, not examined out of frame.
Provenance: A private Massachusetts collection.
N.B. This piece was published in the March 23, 1957 issue of The NewYorker magazine.
Estimate $700-900

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Barney Tobey, Nicholls Gallery, Massachusetts, Tobey

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