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Milton Avery

Woman with Mandolin

Auction Closed

November 22, 10:23 PM GMT


300,000 - 500,000 USD

Lot Details


Milton Avery

1885 - 1965

Woman with Mandolin

signed Milton Avery (upper right)

oil on canvas

canvas: 34 by 25 inches (86.36 by 63.5 cm)

framed: 45 ¼ by 36 ¼ inches (114.9 by 92.1 cm)

Painted circa 1930.

This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.

Oscar Krasner Gallery, New York, circa 1961-62
Dr. and Mrs. Harold Rifkin, New York, by 1969
Meredith Long & Co., Houston, Texas, 1999
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2000
Barbara Haskell, Milton Avery, New York, 1982, no. 25, pp. 40-41, illustrated
Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institute, The National Collection of Fine Arts, Milton Avery, December 1969-January 1970, no. 4, n.p., illustrated
New York, Adelson Galleries, Inc.; Houston, Texas, Meredith Long & Co., From the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Harold Rifkin, May-June 1999