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Jared French

Woman and Boys (Four Figures)

Estimate:

150,000 - 250,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Seymour Stein

Jared French

Jared French

Woman and Boys (Four Figures)

Woman and Boys (Four Figures)

Estimate:

150,000 - 250,000 USD

Lot sold:

453,600

USD

Authenticity guarantee

What is guaranteed?

Property from the Collection of Seymour Stein

Jared French

1905 - 1988

Woman and Boys (Four Figures)



signed Jared French (lower left) 

tempera on Masonite mounted to stretchers by the artist

33 by 32 ⅛ in.

83.8 by 81.6 cm.

Executed circa 1940.

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Framed Dimensions: 40 by 38 in. (101.6 by 96.5 cm.)


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Lincoln Kirstein, New York (acquired directly from the artist)
Estate of the above
The School of American Ballet, New York (acquired as a gift from the above)
Christie's New York, 5 June 1997, lot 94 (consigned by the above)
Acquired from the above by the present owner
J.W. Lane, "New Method and New Quality in the 1940 Whitney Annual," Art News, vol. XXXIX, no. 9, November 1940, p. 9, illustrated
Nancy Grimes, Jared French's Myths, San Francisco, 1993, no. 5, illustrated 
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, 1940-41, no. 60
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, Painting in the United States, 1946, 1946, no. 26
New York, The New York Cultural Center, N.Y. Anonymous, n.d. 
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris, Cadmus, French and Tooker: The Early Years, 1990
New York, Midtown Payson Galleries, The Rediscovery of Jared French, 1992