Description

    David Burliuk (Ukrainian/American, 1882-1967)
    Portrait of a Boy
    Oil on board
    4-1/2 x 4-1/2 inches (11.4 x 11.4 cm)
    Signed lower left: Burliuk

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Garelick's Gallery, Detroit, Michigan;
    Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Bruck, Detroit, Michigan;
    Estate of the above.

    This lot is accompanied by a copy of Burliuk by Katherine S. Dreier, 1944, which includes a small signed drawing by the artist, dated February 19, 1953 and the inscription 'To Mr. and Mrs / Marvin L. / Bruck / (and their nice children) / new friends of Burliuk / Art - / with best wishes David and / Marrussia / Burliuk / Dec. 1954.'


    Condition Report*:

    Work remains in excellent condition; under UV exam, there appears to be no previous restoration. Framed Dimensions 9 X 9 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    16th Monday
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