Feb 04, 2021 - Sale 2557

Sale 2557 - Lot 222

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000

LEON BIBEL (1912-1995)

Am I Blue?
Oil on canvas. 762x610 mm; 30x24 inches. Estate stamped on stretcher.

Provenance: Estate of the artist.

This work is accompanied by a letter of authenticity signed by Neysa Bibel, (widow of the artist).

Leon Bibel enroled in the CCC, and was stationed at Fort Winfield Scott, a training and supply facility active from 1933-39. Upon completion of his training and service on the labor division of the New Deal, he enrolled in the Mural Division of the WPA.