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    A Mae West Pair of Art Deco Watercolor Paintings, 1935. The first likely rendered on paper (not examined out of frame), depicting a stylized image of a blonde woman with laurel leaves in her hair, signed in the lower left corner "P.L.B. 1935 / #5853;" together with a matching work but with the woman wearing a black veil, similarly signed but numbered "#5851;" both on display for decades in West's famous Ravenswood apartment on Rossmore Avenue in Los Angeles; included with a signed 'Letter of Provenance' from John West, Mae's nephew.
    Matted and framed: 17" x 13"; Works only: 10" x 7 1/2"


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    June, 2016
    24th-25th Friday-Saturday
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