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Eternal Style: A Private American Collection

Milton Avery

The Letter

Auction Closed

May 18, 01:03 AM GMT


2,500,000 - 4,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Eternal Style: A Private American Collection

Milton Avery

1885 - 1965

The Letter

signed Milton Avery and dated 1945 (lower right)

oil on canvas

34 by 48 in.

86.4 by 121.9 cm.

Executed in 1945. 

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




1885 - 1965年


款識:藝術家簽名Milton Avery並紀年1945(右下)


34 x 48 英寸;86.4 x 121.9 公分



Paul Rosenberg & Co., New York (acquired directly from the artist) 
The Fox Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above in 1974 by the present owner
Barbara Haskell, Milton Avery, New York, 1982, no. 54, p. 76, illustrated

Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, Paintings in America 1945, 1945, no. 341, plate 20, illustrated