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    ELAINE MARIE DE KOONING (American 1918-1989)
    Head Of Ethel, circa 1964
    Pencil on paper
    24 x 18 inches (61 x 45.7 cm)
    Signed lower right

    Provenance:
    The collection of Mrs. Henry (Ethel) Epstein;
    By descent to present owner

    This work was created as a preliminary sketch for a larger oil portrait of Mrs. Ethel Epstein.



    More information about de Kooning, Elaine, also known as de Kooning, Elaine, Miss Elaine Maria Catherine Fried, Kooning, Elaine Marie Catherine de, Elaine de Kooning, Elaine Fried.

    Condition Report*: Wear tgo paper throughout, tears to paper in margins (review image)
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2007
    24th-25th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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