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Gladys Rockmore Davis (American, 1901-1967) Torso

Auction:
2876T
Lot:
1131
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2876T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 19, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Gladys Rockmore Davis (American, 1901-1967)

Torso
Initialed "G.R.D." l.l.
Pastel on gray paper, sight size 25 x 18 3/4 in. (63.5 x 47.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

Provenance: From the collection of Ruth Creighton, gift to the parents of the consignor c. 1958-60, to the current owner by family descent.

Literature: Gladys Rockmore Davis, Pastel Painting (New York: Plantin Press, 1943), ill. p. 36.

N.B. A photocopy of the illustration in Pastel Painting accompanies the lot.
Estimate $800-1,200

Sheet size: 26 x 20 1/2 in. (66.1 x 52.1 cm). Toning.


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Keywords

Ruth Creighton, Gladys Rockmore Davis, Pastel, Rockmore

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