Jun 04, 2020 - Sale 2535

Sale 2535 - Lot 15

Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
CHARLES WHITE (1918 - 1979)
Remembering (Study of a Man).

Pencil on thin wove paper, circa 1937-38. 255x200 mm; 10 1/8x7 3/4 inches. With estate ink signature stamp, lower right.

Provenance: the estate of the artist; Heritage Gallery, Los Angeles; Charles M. Young Fine Prints and Drawings, Portland, CT: private collection, Alabama (2005).

This drawing is a page taken from one of the earliest sketch books of Charles White, circa 1937-38. White began his studies in the fall of 1937 at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Unbound pages from the artist's sketchbooks were sold by Heritage Gallery in Los Angeles when it represented the artist's estate.