Feb 17, 2011 - Sale 2237

Sale 2237 - Lot 94

Price Realized: $ 7,800
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,000
HALE WOODRUFF (1900 - 1980)

Charcoal with white pastel, circa 1970-77. 737x546 mm; 29x21 1/2 inches. Signed in charcoal, lower right.

Provenance: acquired directly from the artist; private collection.

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.