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Item Details

Lot #588
DepartmentSculpture
Low Estimate$8,000.00
High Estimate$10,000.00
Last UpdatedOctober 16, 2019

Description

IRENE RICE PEREIRA
New York/Massachusetts/Spain, 1902-1971

Abstract with spiderweb and bird. Signed lower right Irene Pereira".
Irene Rice Pereiera, an artist, poet and philosopher, was a founding member of the Design Laboratory during the WPA in New York and was an early member of the American Abstract Artsts. The Museum of Modern Art and The Whitney had major retrospectives of her works in the late 1940s and early 1950s.
Provenance:
Private Cape Cod, Massachusetts Estate
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Mixed media collage on paper, 11" x 16" sight. Framed 18.5" x 23.5"."

Condition

Appears to be in good condition, no obvious mars or damages noted. Not examined out of glass frame.

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