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Lot 2076008
Leroy Neiman (American, 1921-2012) Tiger. Oil on paper, signed lower right, dated '82, and dedicated 'To Don and Doe Schubert'. Provenance: Merrill Chase Galleries, Chicago. Work was prototype for WNBC New York traffic helicopter, referenced in the artist's papers through the Smithsonian Institute. 54" x 76" Frame: 59.75" x 81.25"


The piece was executed on an irregularly cut sheet of paper and the sides/edges were collaged by the artist to square it up for framing. it was dedicated to the original buyers at the request of Merrill Chase Galleries, the artist's dealer. This was all done in the studio of the artist. There are numerous handling creases and discolorations

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Leroy Neiman (American, 1921-2012) Tiger.

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000Sep 20, 2018