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Hyman Bloom (American, 1913-2009) Old Man Sleeping

Auction:
2818T
Lot:
1226
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2818T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 26, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Hyman Bloom (American, 1913-2009)

Old Man Sleeping
Artist name, title and dated "1956" on two exhibition labels on the reverse (see
below).
Gouache on paper, 28 x 25 1/2 in. (71.1 x 64.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Mr. & Mrs. Samuel Glaser, Newton, Massachusetts; The Swetzoff Gallery, Boston.

Exhibitions: Drawings by Hyman Bloom, the Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, November 2-December 15, 1957; Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, January 10-February 9, 1958; Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, February 25-March 30, 1958; The Drawings of Hyman Bloom, The University of Connecticut Museum of Art, April 19-May 19, 1968; San Francisco Museum of Art, June 27-August 4, 1968; Bloom, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, September 18-October 20, 1968.

Literature: Art News, Vol. 56, No. 9, January 1958, p. 28; The Drawings of Hyman Bloom, An Exhibition Organized by the University of Connecticut Museum of Art, 1963, illustrated, item #8.

N.B. This lot is accompanied by several exhibition catalogs and related materials.
Estimate $800-1,200


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University of Connecticut Museum, University of Connecticut, Samuel Glaser, Swetzoff Gallery, Massachusetts, Newton, Currier Gallery of Art, Museum of Art, San Francisco Museum of Art, Wadsworth Atheneum, Whitney Museum of American Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island, Manchester, Connecticut

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