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Morris Graves (1910 - 2001)

Lot 32: Morris Graves (1910-2001)

Christie's

May 19, 2005
New York, NY, US

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Description

Ibis
signed 'MGraves' (lower right) and inscribed 'Ibis' (lower left)
tempera on brown paper
24 1/2 x 30 1/2 in. (62.2 x 77.5 cm.)
Executed in 1947.

Artist or Maker

Morris Graves (1910-2001)

Exhibited

University Park, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State University, September 1956.
Washington, D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art, Edith Gregor Halpert Collection, January-February 1960.
Tucson, Arizona, The University of Arizona Art Gallery, The Bird in Art Exhibition, November 7, 1964-January 3, 1965.
Fort Worth, Texas, Amon Carter Museum, Image to Abstraction, September 1967, no. 24.
Washington, D.C., Department of State, extended loan, n.d.

Provenance

The Downtown Gallery, New York.
Edith G. Halpert Collection, New York.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 14 March 1973, lot 195.
Acquired by the present owners from the above.

Notes

The Collection of Helen and David B. Pall

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