International Art Auction

June 12, 2012

LOT 12
George Benjamin Luks (1867-1933)
  • George Benjamin Luks (1867-1933)

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George Benjamin Luks (1867-1933), American

BUTCHER BOY(EAST END)

Oil on canvas laid down on masonite board; signed lower left. Prior to 1926.
30" x 20" — 76.2 x 50.8 cm.

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $33,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

Estate of Eliza Smith, her will dated June 1926 gifted to her son-in-law, Gerald E.D. Greene, known as the “Butcher Boy (East End);
Private Collection, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Paintings
Nationality: American
Signed