Skinner

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Auction 2507

May 21, 2010 12:00PM

05-21-2010 05-21-2010

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Skinner Auctions Boston MA

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Lots

Yaacov Agam (Israeli, b. 1928)      Untitled.

Yaacov Agam (Israeli, b. 1928) Untitled.

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$889$750

Yaacov Agam (Israeli, b. 1928) Untitled. Signed "Agam" in blue ink l.r., inscribed and numbered "H.C. 7/25" in blue ink l.l. Color agamograph, sight size 13 1/2 x 13 3/4 in. (34.2 x 34.9 cm), More ...

Anni Albers (German, 1899-1994)      Fox II

Anni Albers (German, 1899-1994) Fox II

Lot:
2
Unsold
 

Anni Albers (German, 1899-1994) Fox II, 1972, edition of 150. Signed and dated "Anni Albers 1972" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered "...92/150" in pencil l.l. Screenprint in brown and gray on More ...

Ivan Le Lorraine Albright (American, 1897-1983)      Fleeting Time Thou Hast Left Me Old

Ivan Le Lorraine Albright (American, 1897-1983) Fleeting Time Thou Hast Left Me Old

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$593$500

Ivan Le Lorraine Albright (American, 1897-1983) Fleeting Time Thou Hast Left Me Old, 1945, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists (Grayson, 11). Signed "Ivan Le Lorraine More ...

Niels Yde Andersen (Danish/American, 1888-1952)      Lot of Three Images: Steam Pipes and Cat Walks

Niels Yde Andersen (Danish/American, 1888-1952) Lot of Three Images: Steam Pipes and Cat Walks

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$119$100

Niels Yde Andersen (Danish/American, 1888-1952) Lot of Three Images: Steam Pipes and Cat Walks, lithograph; Repairs, etching and aquatint; and The Crossing, etching. Unsigned. Image/plate sizes More ...

James Aponovich (American, b. 1948)      Still Life with Leeks

James Aponovich (American, b. 1948) Still Life with Leeks

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$385$325

James Aponovich (American, b. 1948) Still Life with Leeks, edition of 100. Signed "J Aponovich" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.c., numbered "41/100" in pencil l.l. Lithograph on paper, More ...

Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006)      Untitled (Figure)

Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006) Untitled (Figure)

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$593$500

Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006) Untitled (Figure), 1976, edition of 99. Signed and dated "appel 76" in pencil l.r., numbered "97/99" in pencil l.l. Color lithograph on cream paper, image size 23 More ...

Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006)      Untitled (Two Figures)

Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006) Untitled (Two Figures)

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$593$500

Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006) Untitled (Two Figures), edition of 125. Signed "appel" in pencil l.r., numbered "41/125" in pencil l.l. Color lithograph on cream paper, image size 28 3/8 x 20 More ...

Hans (Jean) Arp (French, 1886-1966)      Dreams and Projects

Hans (Jean) Arp (French, 1886-1966) Dreams and Projects

Lot:
8
Unsold
 

Hans (Jean) Arp (French, 1886-1966) Dreams and Projects, published in 1952 by Curt Valentin, New York, edition of 320, unbound, containing two sets of the twenty-eight woodcuts (one printed on More ...

Alexander Archipenko (Ukrainian/American, 1887-1964)      Stillleben

Alexander Archipenko (Ukrainian/American, 1887-1964) Stillleben

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Alexander Archipenko (Ukrainian/American, 1887-1964) Stillleben, from the DIE SCHAFFENDEN Portfolio, 1922, total edition of 125 (Karshan, 28). Signed "Archipenko" in pencil l.r., dry stamped More ...

Alexander Archipenko (Ukrainian/American, 1887-1964)      Torso in Space

Alexander Archipenko (Ukrainian/American, 1887-1964) Torso in Space

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$3,437$2,900

Alexander Archipenko (Ukrainian/American, 1887-1964) Torso in Space, 1952, edition of 50 (Karshan, 37). Numbered and signed "11/50 Archipenko" in ink l.l. Color screenprint with lithography and More ...

Georg Baselitz (German, b. 1938)      Head

Georg Baselitz (German, b. 1938) Head

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Georg Baselitz (German, b. 1938) Head, 1984, edition of 10. Numbered, signed, and dated "8/10 G Baselitz 84" in pencil l.r., identified on a label from The Alpha Gallery, Boston, on the More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Lot of Eight Animal Images: Beetle

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Eight Animal Images: Beetle

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$533$450

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Eight Animal Images: Beetle, 1951, printed in red, for the 1961 edition (Fern & O'Sullivan, 100); Crows, 1951 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 103); Flea, 1951, More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Lot of Three Images of Heads: Page Thirty-four

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Three Images of Heads: Page Thirty-four

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$119$100

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Three Images of Heads: Page Thirty-four, from A POEM CALLED THE TUNING OF ELYNOUR RUMMYNGE, 1953 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 239); Jacques Callot, 1958 (Fern & More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      William Blake

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) William Blake

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$444$375

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) William Blake, from ETCHINGS OF TEN FAVORITE ARTISTS, 1962, edition of 50 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 425). Signed "Baskin" in pencil l.r., inscribed "A.P." in More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      William Rimmer.

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) William Rimmer.

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$385$325

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) William Rimmer. Signed "Baskin" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.c., inscribed "Monotype - Touched" in pencil l.l. Color monotype with graphite on paper, More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Lot of Two Images:  Torso

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Two Images: Torso

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$119$100

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Two Images: Torso, 1967, edition of 90 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 731), and Death Bearing Angel, 1968, edition of 90 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 732). Both signed More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Lot of Two Classical Subjects: Aeneas Carrying his Father from the Ruins of   Troy

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Two Classical Subjects: Aeneas Carrying his Father from the Ruins of Troy

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$356$300

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Two Classical Subjects: Aeneas Carrying his Father from the Ruins of Troy, 1971, edition of 160 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 599); and Patriarch/Oedipus at More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Lot of Two Standing Figures:  Olympus/The Athlete

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Two Standing Figures: Olympus/The Athlete

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$415$350

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Lot of Two Standing Figures: Olympus/The Athlete, 1974, edition of 200 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 637); and Universal Man, 1974-1975, edition of 200 (Fern & More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Indian Faces

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Indian Faces

Lot:
19
Unsold
 

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Indian Faces, 1974, edition of 100 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 642). Signed "Baskin" in pencil l.r., numbered "31/100" in pencil l.l., signed and dated in the More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Isaiah

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Isaiah

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$533$450

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Isaiah, 1976, edition of 100 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 664). Signed "Baskin" in pencil l.r., numbered "89/100" in pencil l.l., signed and dated in the matrix, dry More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      Jesse James

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Jesse James

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Jesse James, 1936, final state of two, edition of 100 (Fath, 13). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and in the matrix. Lithograph on paper, image size 16 x More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      The Race

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Race

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Race, alternatively titled Homeward Bound, 1942, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists (Fath, 56). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. More ...

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

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

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$948$800

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. Lithograph on More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      After the Blow

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) After the Blow

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) After the Blow, 1946, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists (Fath, 70). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and in the matrix. Lithograph More ...

Richard Bergere (American, b. 1912)      Twilight Over Brooklyn Bridge

Richard Bergere (American, b. 1912) Twilight Over Brooklyn Bridge

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$148$125

Richard Bergere (American, b. 1912) Twilight Over Brooklyn Bridge, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists. Signed "Richard Bergere" in pencil l.r., identified on a label from More ...

Richard Evett Bishop (American, 1887-1975)      Getting Out

Richard Evett Bishop (American, 1887-1975) Getting Out

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$148$125

Richard Evett Bishop (American, 1887-1975) Getting Out, 1928. Signed "REBishop" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., signed and dated within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size 8 3/4 x 14 More ...

Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867-1947)      Dingo

Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867-1947) Dingo

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867-1947) Dingo, by Octave Mirbeau, published in 1924 by Ambroise Vollard, Paris, bound with fifty-five etchings, total edition of 370. Identified and numbered "318" on More ...

Georges Braque, illustrator (French, 1882-1963)      La Théogonie d'Hésiode

Georges Braque, illustrator (French, 1882-1963) La Théogonie d'Hésiode

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$33,180$28,000

Georges Braque, illustrator (French, 1882-1963) La Théogonie d'Hésiode, published in 1955 by Maeght, Paris, edition of 150, unbound with twenty etchings. Signed "G Braque" in pencil and More ...

George Elbert Burr (American, 1859-1939)      High Street, Oxford

George Elbert Burr (American, 1859-1939) High Street, Oxford

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$326$275

George Elbert Burr (American, 1859-1939) High Street, Oxford (Seeber, 82). Signed "George Elbert Burr" in pencil l.l., monogrammed within the plate, titled in pencil l.r. Etching and drypoint More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Black Sun)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Black Sun)

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$326$275

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Black Sun), 1968. Signed and dated in the matrix. Lithograph in black and red on paper, image size 23 1/4 x 32 in. (59.2 x 81.3 cm), unmatted, More ...