DescriptionBEN SHAHN (American, 1898-1969)
Cubist Composition, 1928
Gouache and watercolor on paper
8-1/4 x 5-1/2 inches (21.0 x 14.0 cm)
Philip Van Doren Stern, gift from the artist;
Raydon Gallery, New York.
The Union League Club, New York 1980.
This work is an unsigned preliminary study for a larger watercolor, Composition with Masks, 1928, 20 x 14 inches signed Ben Shahn. That work was sold by Heritage on December 6-7, 2007, lot 23603.
Paper slightly toned, but otherwise excellent condition.
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