Lot 8
  • 8

Paul Cadmus

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
Sold
21,250 USD
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Description

  • Paul Cadmus
  • Study for 'Bar Italia'
  • signed Cadmus, titled Study for Bar Italia and numbered #4 (in the margin at lower right); titled Study for 'Bar Italia' and numbered #4 (on the old backing affixed to the new backing)
  • colored pencils and graphite on paper

Provenance

Midtown Galleries, New York

Catalogue Note

Executed circa 1953-1955, the present work is a study for Cadmus' well-known tempera work, Bar Italia, a satire spotlighting the post-war invasion of American tourists to Italy.
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