Jan 27, 2022 - Sale 2593

Sale 2593 - Lot 177

Price Realized: $ 1,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600


Charcoal on thin cream laid paper. 483x635 mm; 19x25 inches. Circa 1941-42.

Provenance: Private collection, New York.

Shulkin studied at the Art Students League and the National Academy of Design in the 1920s. He had early solo exhibitions at the Art Centre Gallery and at the Midtown Galleries in New York. Later, Shulkin produced murals for the Works Progress Administration as well as several important private commissions. His work is found today in the permanent collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.