Jan 27, 2022 - Sale 2593

Sale 2593 - Lot 191

Price Realized: $ 5,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000

LEON BIBEL (1912-1995)

Oil on canvas. 610x508 mm; 24x20 inches. With the estate stamp on the stretcher, verso. Circa 1937.

Provenance: Estate 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.