09-07-2012 09-08-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2609B Boston
September 7, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Simkha Simkhovitch (Russian/American, 1893-1949) The Letter

$1,215$1,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2609B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Simkha Simkhovitch (Russian/American, 1893-1949)

The Letter
Signed and dated "S. Simkhovitch/46" l.l., inscribed and titled in ink on the
stretcher and on a label affixed to the stretcher, and titled and inscribed on an exhibition label from The Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors, New York, affixed to the frame.
Oil on canvas, 29 x 22 in. (73.3 x 56.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Surface grime.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Pigment fluorescence to black paint on the depicted walls 'framing' the composition, may benefit from a gentle cleaning, no additional condition issues to report.

Keywords

Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors