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4pcs Gropper Luks Levine ART PATRON PARIS BUS

Lot 8113 Details

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Details: 4pcs Gropper Luks Levine ART PATRON PARIS BUS BOY'S/GIRL'S HEAD 20th Century Artwork American Ashcan School Satire Commentary Original Unique

There are 4 pieces of unique artwork featured in this group including an original drawing in black ink by William Gropper titled "The Art Patron." The piece dates c.1938 and is a study for the painting reportedly in the St. Louis Museum of Art. The drawing is matted to approximately 14" x 12".

Also included in this group is a drawing in black chalk attributed to George Luks entitled "On a Paris Bus" (matted to approximately 12.25" x 14.75") and 2 small watercolor drawings, "Boy's Head" and "Girl's Head," (each matted to approximately 9" x 10") attributed to Jack Levine.

William Victor "Bill" Gropper (December 3, 1897 – January 3, 1977), was a U.S. cartoonist, painter, lithographer, and muralist. A committed radical, Gropper is best known for the political work which he contributed to such left wing publications as The Revolutionary Age, The Liberator, The New Masses, The Worker, and The Morning Freiheit. [Courtesy Wikipedia]

George Benjamin Luks (August 13, 1867–October 29, 1933) was an American realist artist and illustrator. His vigorously painted genre paintings of urban subjects are examples of the Ashcan School of American art. [Courtesy Wikipedia]

Jack Levine (January 3, 1915 – November 8, 2010) was an American Social Realist painter and printmaker best known for his satires on modern life, political corruption, and biblical narratives. [Courtesy Wikipedia]

Please attend our live sale to view these pieces and other interesting artwork in person.

Condition / Notes: These pieces display boldly showing only a typical range of age and wear indications.

The stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $20.50
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4pcs Gropper Luks Levine ART PATRON PARIS BUS

Estimate $300 - $500
Dec 17, 2017
Starting Price $10
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8113: 4pcs Gropper Luks Levine ART PATRON PARIS BUS

Sold for $275
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Est. $300 - $500Starting Price $10
Sun, Dec 17, 2017 11:00 AM EST
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Lot 8113 Details

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Details: 4pcs Gropper Luks Levine ART PATRON PARIS BUS BOY'S/GIRL'S HEAD 20th Century Artwork American Ashcan School Satire Commentary Original Unique

There are 4 pieces of unique artwork featured in this group including an original drawing in black ink by William Gropper titled "The Art Patron." The piece dates c.1938 and is a study for the painting reportedly in the St. Louis Museum of Art. The drawing is matted to approximately 14" x 12".

Also included in this group is a drawing in black chalk attributed to George Luks entitled "On a Paris Bus" (matted to approximately 12.25" x 14.75") and 2 small watercolor drawings, "Boy's Head" and "Girl's Head," (each matted to approximately 9" x 10") attributed to Jack Levine.

William Victor "Bill" Gropper (December 3, 1897 – January 3, 1977), was a U.S. cartoonist, painter, lithographer, and muralist. A committed radical, Gropper is best known for the political work which he contributed to such left wing publications as The Revolutionary Age, The Liberator, The New Masses, The Worker, and The Morning Freiheit. [Courtesy Wikipedia]

George Benjamin Luks (August 13, 1867–October 29, 1933) was an American realist artist and illustrator. His vigorously painted genre paintings of urban subjects are examples of the Ashcan School of American art. [Courtesy Wikipedia]

Jack Levine (January 3, 1915 – November 8, 2010) was an American Social Realist painter and printmaker best known for his satires on modern life, political corruption, and biblical narratives. [Courtesy Wikipedia]

Please attend our live sale to view these pieces and other interesting artwork in person.

Condition / Notes: These pieces display boldly showing only a typical range of age and wear indications.

The stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $20.50

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