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Walt Kuhn
STUDY FOR 'SHEBA'
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Walt Kuhn
STUDY FOR 'SHEBA'
Estimate
20,00030,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Walt Kuhn
1880 - 1949
STUDY FOR 'SHEBA'
oil on paper laid down on plywood
34 1/2 by 13 3/4 inches
(87.6 by 35 cm)
Painted in 1924.
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Provenance

Estate of artist
Miss Brenda Kuhn (his daughter), Maine
Kennedy Galleries, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Spiro, New York, 1973
Debra Force Fine Art, New York, 2002
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

Tucson, University of Arizona, University Art Gallery, Walt Kuhn: Painter of Vision, 1966, no. 36, p. 43

Literature

Philip Rhys Adams, Walt Kuhn, Painter: His Life and Work, Columbus, Ohio, 1978, no. 143, pp. 102, 248

Catalogue Note

The Final version of Sheba was later destroyed. Kuhn's brother-in-law, Lasalle Spier, a renowned composer-pianist, suggested Barcarolle as an alternate title for this work.

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