Description

    Milton Avery (American, 1885-1965)
    Nude Seated
    Ink on paper
    16-3/4 x 13-3/4 inches (42.5 x 34.9 cm) (sheet)
    Signed lower right: Milton Avery
    Signed and titled verso: "Nude Seated" Milton Avery

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. AND MRS. HENRY AND MARY ANN GANS

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Mrs. Sally Michel Avery, the artist's wife, by descent;
    UJA-Federation of New York, gift from the above;
    Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, June 15, 1972, lot 10;
    Acquired by the present owners from the above.



    Condition Report*:

    Sheet is hinged at top corners to mat verso; light overall paper discoloration with moderate matburn; acid staining from previous mounting showing through at corners recto; soft handling creases with a more notable approx. 3 inch crease at top right corner; framed under museum glass. Unframed

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    May, 2017
    3rd Wednesday
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