Oct 04, 2018 - Sale 2487

Sale 2487 - Lot 92

Price Realized: $ 9,375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
HALE WOODRUFF (1900 - 1980)

Charcoal and wash on thin cream wove paper, circa 1970. 736x584 mm; 29x23 inches. Signed in charcoal, lower right.

Provenance: acquired directly from the artist, New York; thence by descent, private collection, North Carolina.

Hale Woodruff continued to explore the figure in charcoal through the 1970s--these dynamic sculptural studies are in such collections as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, the Paul R. Jones Collection, Atlanta, the University of Delaware and the Bank of America Collection, Charlotte, NC.