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Oil on canvas painting, featuring boat raft with figure on top. Signed and attr. Susan Wohl on lower left corner, dated 1969. 4.5 inch x 8.5 inch, good condition, on the middle top edge of the frame, there is a yellow paint smudge. Wohl was born in Czechoslovakia and worked in New York and Montreal, where she eventually settled. She was a survivor of the holocaust, which greatly influenced her work. She died in 2012. Her works have been in galleries including at Rafius Fane Gallery and are held various in private and public collections including the Russian Holocaust Centre. PROVENANCE: Private collection, Montreal, QC


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American, 19th century : In our opinion, this work was executed by an unknown hand, and can only be identified by origin (i.e., region, period).

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Susan Wohl Czech/Canadian Oil on Canvas Boat 1969

Estimate $50 - $100Mar 1, 2018