Dec 10, 2019 - Sale 2526

Sale 2526 - Lot 38

Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
"The Red General." Set design for Scene IV of the 1929 play. Mixed media, including gouache, watercolor, tempera, chalk, and ink on board. 465x547 mm; 18 1/4x21 1/2 inches. Titled and Signed in orange pencil by Mielziner on verso, and with stamps bearing his name and the date May 26, 1930. Matted and framed.

Additional Details

Preserved on the frame verso is the Mielziner's original printed label for the work which is additionally Signed as well as dated and Inscribed to his early New York city roommate and lifelong friend, Frank Williams, in April, 1957.