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    CLYDE J. SINGER (American, 1908-1999)
    Five Figure Drawings Produced at the Art Students' League in New York under Thomas Hart Benton, John Stuart Curry, George Bridgman and Richard Francis Lahey (5), 1933-34
    Charcoal on paper
    Each signed in charcoal at lower right: Singer
    Each inscribed with date, N.Y. and name of the drawing instructor
    Dimensions: Seated Woman (Lahey class), 19 1/2 x 15 inches; Standing Man (Bridgman class), 19 x 12 1/2 inches; Standing Man (Benton class) 19 x 15 inches; Standing Woman (Curry class) 23 1/2 x 15 inches; Seated Man Turning to the Right (Benton class), 19 1/2 x 14 3/4 inches

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection.





    Estimate: $1,800 - $2,400.

    Condition Report*: All unframed, some matted with 26 1/2 x 20 in being the largest overall measurement with mat of the group. None laid down. All with various degrees of handling wear, perimeter losses and tears. Of the 5 sheets, the figure of the seated women drawn in Lahey's class has the most condition issues including ink splashed across the middle of the image and loss of the lower left corner containing the figure's foot. Curry class drawing has time toning and perimeter tears. Generally good condition overall.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    10th Wednesday
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