Jun 13, 2019 - Sale 2513

Sale 2513 - Lot 248

Price Realized: $ 50,000
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Estimate: $ 20,000 - $ 30,000
BEN SHAHN
Men on a Bench.

Gouache on paper, circa 1940. 495x610 mm; 19 1/2x24 inches. Signed in gouache, lower right recto.

Acquired directly from the artist, New York, ex-collection private collection, New York and Lithuania; Gallery 51, Brussels; private collection, Brussels, thence by descent to the current owner.

This work is related to the artist's color screenprint Seward Park, 1936 (Prescot
t 1)....