Lot 84: WALTER VLADIMIR ROUSSEFF | In the Open
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Oil on canvas. Canvas is not lined. SURFACE: in good condition aside from scattered surface dirt. UNDER UV: No apparent inpainting.
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Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist with funds from the Mr. and Mrs. Frank G. Logan Purchase Prize Fund, 1929
Dimensions: 28 by 32 inches
Art Institute of Chicago, Thirty-third Annual Exhibition by Artists of Chicago and Vicinity, 1929, no. 143, illustrated
New York, Guggenheim Foundation, 1929-30
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Exhibition of Paintings and Prints by Chicago Artists, 1933, no. 27
Art Institute of Chicago, A Guide to the Paintings in the Permanent Collection, 1932, p. 169
Art Institute of Chicago, Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago: A Catalogue of the Picture Collection, 1961, p. 407
Medium: oil on canvas