A Vegetable Market in Italy with Figures

 
Artist
Creation date
Materials
oil on canvas
Dimensions
19-1/2 x 21-11/16 in.
Credit line
James E. Roberts Fund
Accession number
68.1.1
Collection
Not Currently On View
Deaccessioned on
June 18th, 2008
Recipient
Christie's
Transfer notes
Sold on 2/9/2009 in the Interiors sale (Lot 45)
Reason
Secondary example 
Valuation
Auction Sale Price - $3800
(Paul Drey Gallery, New York) by 1968; {1}purchased by the Art Association of Indianapolis, now Indianapolis Museum of Art, in 1968 (68.1.1){2}.

{1}Correspondence in April 1968 with Elizabeth M. Drey regarding the purchase of this painting does not give any previous owners; see IMA Historical File (68.1.1). Paul Drey had established a New York branch of Munich's A.S. Drey firm in 1920, and after his death in 1953, his widow Elizabeth Drey continued the gallery for many years; see obituary for Paul Drey in New York Times, 20 March 1953.
{2}IMA Temporary Receipt No. 8087.
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