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    Mané-Katz (1894-1962)
    Le juif roux, 1926
    Oil on canvas
    36-3/8 x 25-1/2 inches (92.4 x 64.8 cm)
    Signed and dated upper left: Mané-Katz / 26
    Signed, titled, and inscribed on the reverse: Mané-Katz / 12 rue du moulin de beurre / Le juif roux

    Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, February 18, 1982, lot 63;
    Sotheby's, New York, December 19, 2007, lot 239;
    Private collection, acquired from the above;
    Sotheby's, New York, December 15, 2016, lot 249;
    Private collection, Los Angeles, California.

    Robert S. Aries and Jacques O'Hana, Mané-Katz, The Complete Works, vol. 1, 1970, fig. 49, p. 15, illustrated.

    More information about Mané-Katz, also known as Mane-Katz, Emmanuel, Mane-Katz, Kats, Mané.

    Condition Report*: Unlined canvas; canvas is slightly slack; one spot, approximately 1/2 x 1/4 inch, of paint loss to the yellow pigment in the figure's shirt; one small speck of paint loss to the edge of the figure's hat; one possible small spot of paint loss to the right side of the figure's hair; there do not appear to be any signs of in-paint upon UV inspection.
    Framed Dimensions 48.5 X 37.5 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2020
    18th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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