Description

    STUART DAVIS (American 1894-1964)
    Composers of Musical Comedies, circa 1922
    India ink and brush with red ink wash on paper
    23 x 17-1/4 inches (58.4 x 43.8 cm)
    Signed upper left: STUART DAVIS
    Titled lower right: Composers of Musical Comedies

    Provenance:
    The Downtown Gallery (New York);
    Sale, Sotheby Parke-Bernet (No. 3520), May 16, 1973, Lot 21;
    The Edith Gregor Halpert Collection;
    Property from a Private New York Estate

    Exhibition:
    New York, The Downtown Gallery, American Drawings, 1964

    Literature:
    Ani Boyajian and Mark Rutkoski, Stuart Davis: A Catalogue Raisonné, October 2007 (Illustrated)



    Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000.

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    May, 2007
    25th Friday
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