Apr 05, 2018 - Sale 2472

Sale 2472 - Lot 39

Price Realized: $ 4,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,000
HUGHIE LEE-SMITH (1915 - 1999)
Untitled (Desolate Landscape).

Wash and brush in brown and black ink on buff wove paper, 1952. 165x355 mm; 6x14 inches. Signed and dated in pencil, lower right, and signed, dated 1955 and inscribed "Best birthday wishes to an excellent model and wonderful person" in pencil, lower margin.

Provenance: acquired directly from the artist; private collection, New York.

Exhibited: June Kelly Gallery, New York, with the label on the frame back.