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Lot 40Thomas Hovenden
American, 1840-1895
Female Nude Study
Graphite and black chalk on paper
23 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches
Kennedy Galleries, New York
Donald Brenwasser, New York, acquired from the above, 1962
Estate of Donald Brenwasser, no. 231

C Estate of Donald Brenwasser

Sold for $500
Estimate $800-1,200

Secured to mat with tape at upper left edge; extreme upper left corner missing. Small losses at left center and lower center edges, as well as the lower right corner. Damaged lower left corner with losses, secured with tape. 6 inch crease across the center, across the mid-section of the figure. Stains at the lower edge, about 1 inch high, more pronounced toward the left.

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