Ilya Bolotowsky (American/Russian, 1907-1981)
Untitled (Study for a Mural), 1936; Ink on paper (framed); Signed and initialed by the wife of the artist (Esphyr Slobodkina); 11 3/4" x 16" (sheet); Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 1992; Collection of Jacqueline Fowler, Connecticut
Sale Price: $4,063
Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Work was sold as lot 259 at Sotheby's New York in 1992. Signed and initialed by the wife of the artist (Esphyr Slobodkina). Mat burn with soiling, and small brown spots, mostly in the margins. Some of the small brown spots go into the image on right side. Light handling marks and light pencil marks in image.