Sale 19FM02 | Lot 1040

Arshile Gorky

Catalogue: Fine Modern Art
Arshile Gorky

Lot Details

Lot 1040
Arshile Gorky
American, 1904-1948
Portrait of Schary, circa 1938-42
Signed by Gorky and inscribed Portrait of Schary (ll)
Graphite on paper
7 x 10 3/8 inches

Gift of the artist to Saul Schary, New Milford, Connecticut
[Sale] Phillips Son & Neale, Inc., New York, Important 19th and 20th Century European and American Paintings and Sculpture, Dec. 14, 1981, lot no. 78
Marcos Grigorian, New York
Unknown collection
[Sale] Sotheby's, New York, Contemporary Art, Oct. 8, 1988, lot no. 3
Purchased from the above by Arthur Brandt

Paintings and Drawings by Arshile Gorky, The Peale Galleries of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Nov. 9 - Dec. 10, 1967, exhibition checklist, no. 2.

This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Arshile Gorky Foundation and registered under Archives #D1558

C Estate of Arthur Brandt

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for $4,687 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

The sheet is toned. A 2 1/2 inch crease at lower left corner. Smudging marks throughout, primarily along right, upper left and lower margins. A 1/8th inch loss at upper left corner and 1/2 x 1/8 inch loss at lower left.

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Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for $4,687 (includes buyer's premium)

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Fine Modern Art

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