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Auction 2371

September 7, 2007 12:00PM

09-07-2007 09-07-2007

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Tony Agostini (French, 1916-1990)      Guitar and Vase

Tony Agostini (French, 1916-1990) Guitar and Vase

Lot:
1
Unsold
 

Tony Agostini (French, 1916-1990) Guitar and Vase, edition of 275. Signed "Tony Agostini" in pencil l.r., numbered "37/275" in pencil l.l. Color lithograph on paper, image size 14 7/8 x 18 in. More ...

Elizabeth DaCosta Ahern  (American, 20th/21st Century)      Number Six St. Summer.

Elizabeth DaCosta Ahern (American, 20th/21st Century) Number Six St. Summer.

Lot:
2
Unsold
 

Elizabeth DaCosta Ahern (American, 20th/21st Century) Number Six St. Summer. Signed "Elizabeth D. Ahern" in pencil l.r., numbered "1/1" in pencil l.l. Color monotype on paper, image size 15 3/4 More ...

Elizabeth DaCosta Ahern  (American, 20th/21st Century)      Untitled (Red Arc).

Elizabeth DaCosta Ahern (American, 20th/21st Century) Untitled (Red Arc).

Lot:
3
Unsold
 

Elizabeth DaCosta Ahern (American, 20th/21st Century) Untitled (Red Arc). Signed "Elizabeth D. Ahern" in pencil l.r. Color monotype on paper, image size 9 5/8 x 19 3/4 in. (24.4 x 50.0 cm), More ...

Heinrich Aldegrever (German, 1502-circa 1561)      Absalom Killing His Brother Amnon

Heinrich Aldegrever (German, 1502-circa 1561) Absalom Killing His Brother Amnon

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$999$850

Heinrich Aldegrever (German, 1502-circa 1561) Absalom Killing His Brother Amnon, from THE HISTORY OF AMNON AND TAMAR, 1540, probably the first state (before the plate was numbered). Monogrammed, More ...

Pierre Alechinsky (Belgian, b. 1927)      Hotel du Grand Miroir

Pierre Alechinsky (Belgian, b. 1927) Hotel du Grand Miroir

Lot:
4A
Sold for:
$499$425

Pierre Alechinsky (Belgian, b. 1927) Hotel du Grand Miroir, 1967, edition of 50. Signed "Alechinsky" in pencil l.r., numbered "48/50" in pencil l.l., identified on a label from Associated More ...

Harold Altman (American, b. 1924)      Pigeons II

Harold Altman (American, b. 1924) Pigeons II

Lot:
5
Unsold
 

Harold Altman (American, b. 1924) Pigeons II, edition of 185. Signed "Altman" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.c., numbered "83/185" in pencil l.l. Color lithograph on paper, image size 18 More ...

Carl Andre (American, b. 1935) and Ana Mendieta (Cuban/American, 1948-1985)      PIETRE/FOGLIE

Carl Andre (American, b. 1935) and Ana Mendieta (Cuban/American, 1948-1985) PIETRE/FOGLIE

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

Carl Andre (American, b. 1935) and Ana Mendieta (Cuban/American, 1948-1985) PIETRE/FOGLIE/A Book of Twenty Prints, 1984, total edition of 48. Signed "Carl Andre" and "Ana Mendieta" in pencil on More ...

Karel Appel (Dutch, b. 1921)      La Maman aux Yeux Bleus

Karel Appel (Dutch, b. 1921) La Maman aux Yeux Bleus

Lot:
7A
Sold for:
$646$550

Karel Appel (Dutch, b. 1921) La Maman aux Yeux Bleus, 1969, edition of 120. Signed and dated "Appel 69" in pencil l.r., numbered "33/120" in pencil l.l. Color lithograph on paper, image size 19 More ...

Shusaku Arakawa (Japanese, b. 1936)      The Degrees of Meaning

Shusaku Arakawa (Japanese, b. 1936) The Degrees of Meaning

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$529$450

Shusaku Arakawa (Japanese, b. 1936) The Degrees of Meaning, 1973, edition of 25, published by Styra Studios. Signed, dated and numbered "SArakawa 73 16/25" in pencil l.r., publisher's drystamp More ...

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)      Lot of Four Images from the CHRISTMAS CARD

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) Lot of Four Images from the CHRISTMAS CARD

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$382$325

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) Lot of Four Images from the CHRISTMAS CARD Series: Spanish Jewelry, 1925, first state of two, edition of 258 (Fletcher, 171); Capiteau Gothique..., 1926, More ...

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)      Crystal and Jade

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) Crystal and Jade

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$235$200

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) Crystal and Jade, 1939, sixth state of seven, published edition of 377 (Fletcher, 301). Signed and dated "John Taylor Arms 1940" in pencil l.r., annotated More ...

Peggy Bacon (American, 1895-1987)      A Full Life

Peggy Bacon (American, 1895-1987) A Full Life

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$323$275

Peggy Bacon (American, 1895-1987) A Full Life, 1942. Signed "Peggy Bacon-" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., dedicated "For Ellen and Tom with love-" in pencil l.c. Drypoint on paper, More ...

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911)      Girl at Piano

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) Girl at Piano

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$529$450

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) Girl at Piano, 1973, edition of 200. Signed "Will Barnet" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Color screenprint on paper, image size 39 x 20 in. (99.0 x 50.7 More ...

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911)      Seventh Season

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) Seventh Season

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$764$650

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) Seventh Season, 1975, edition of 300. Signed "Will Barnet" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., numbered "12/300" in pencil l.c. Color screenprint on paper, More ...

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911)      The Reader

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) The Reader

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$499$425

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) The Reader, 1979, edition of 250. Signed and dated "(c) Will Barnet 1979" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Color lithograph on paper, image size 15 x 35 3/4 More ...

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911)      The Bannister

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) The Bannister

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$999$850

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) The Bannister, 1981, edition of 300. Signed and dated "(c) Will Barnet 1981" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., numbered "261/300" in pencil l.c. Color More ...

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911)      Totem

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) Totem

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$529$450

Will Barnet (American, b. 1911) Totem, 1982, edition of 112. Signed and dated "(c) Will Barnet 1982" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., inscribed "Artist's Proof" in pencil l.c. Color More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Lot of Four Portraits:   Rodolphe Bresdin

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Four Portraits: Rodolphe Bresdin

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$294$250

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Four Portraits: Rodolphe Bresdin, 1962, dedicated 1990, etching; (Fern & O'Sullivan, 424); Joseph Conrad, 1966, edition of 1100, woodcut (F&O, 494); More ...

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971)      The Way of the Year

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971) The Way of the Year

Lot:
17A
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971) The Way of the Year, 1916. Signed "Gustave Baumann" in pencil with hand-in-heart chop l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Color woodcut on Japan paper hinged More ...

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971)      October Night

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971) October Night

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$5,581$4,750

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971) October Night, edition of 100. Signed "Gustave Baumann" in pencil with hand-in-heart chop l.r., titled in pencil l.l., numbered "NO 56 OF 100" in ink More ...

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971)      Arroya Chamisa

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971) Arroya Chamisa

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$5,875$5,000

Gustave Baumann (German/American, 1881-1971) Arroya Chamisa, second edition of 125. Signed "Gustave Baumann" in pencil l.r. with hand-in-heart chop, numbered "II 109 125" in pencil l.r., titled More ...

Herbert Bayer (Austrian, 1900-1985)      Untitled.

Herbert Bayer (Austrian, 1900-1985) Untitled.

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$176$150

Herbert Bayer (Austrian, 1900-1985) Untitled. Signed "bayer" in pencil l.r., numbered "50/85" in pencil l.l. Screenprint in grays on paper, image size 17 5/8 x 17 5/8 in. (44.5 x 44.5 cm), More ...

Maurice R. Bebb (American, 20th Century)      White-breasted Nuthatch

Maurice R. Bebb (American, 20th Century) White-breasted Nuthatch

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$264$225

Maurice R. Bebb (American, 20th Century) White-breasted Nuthatch, 1959. Signed and dated "M.R.Bebb '59" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Color etching with soft ground on paper, plate size More ...

Ture (Eric Algot) Bengtz (American, b. 1907)      Looking at the Moon

Ture (Eric Algot) Bengtz (American, b. 1907) Looking at the Moon

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$470$400

Ture (Eric Algot) Bengtz (American, b. 1907) Looking at the Moon, edition of 30. Signed "Ture Bengtz" in pencil l.r., numbered "Ed 3/30" in pencil l.l., identified in an inscription on the More ...

Ture (Eric Algot) Bengtz (American, b. 1907)      Along the Charles

Ture (Eric Algot) Bengtz (American, b. 1907) Along the Charles

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$499$425

Ture (Eric Algot) Bengtz (American, b. 1907) Along the Charles, edition of 50. Signed "Ture Bengtz" in pencil l.r., numbered "20/50" in pencil l.l. Lithograph on paper, image size 8 x 10 3/4 More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Low Tide

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Low Tide

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$823$700

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Low Tide, 1915, published state of 35 plus proofs (Paff, 69). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., numbered "24/35" in pencil l.r., identified on a More ...

Frank Weston Benson  (American, 1862-1951)      The River

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) The River

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$823$700

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) The River, 1916, published edition of 104 (Paff, 90). Signed "FrankWBenson" in pencil l.l., numbered "46" in pencil l.r., identified on labels from More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Scaling Down

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Scaling Down

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$235$200

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Scaling Down, 1917, published edition of 150 (Paff, 120). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., numbered "35" in pencil l.r. Etching on paper, plate More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      On Swift Wings

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) On Swift Wings

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) On Swift Wings, 1927, published state of 150 proofs (Paff, 264). Signed "FrankWBenson" in pencil l.l., identified on a fragmentary label on the More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      Night Firing

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Night Firing

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Night Firing, 1943, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists (Fath, 57). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and in the matrix l.l. More ...