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Paul Raphael Meltsner (American, 1905-1966) Man + Machinery.

Auction:
2507
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2507
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 21, 2010 12:00PM

Description:

Paul Raphael Meltsner (American, 1905-1966)

Man + Machinery. Signed "Paul R. Meltsner" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., inscribed "COLLECTION OF BROOKLYN + BOSTON MUSEUM" in pencil l.c. Lithograph on paper, image size 12 1/4 x 9 5/8 in. (31.2 x 24.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle toning, scattered fox marks, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $200-300

Out of the frame the sheet measures 16 x 11 1/2 inches, with all but the lower edge deckled. There is brown paper tape to the middle of the upper and lower edges on the reverse. There is scattered foxing - mostly pin-point sized, and visible primarily within the margins. The margins have unobtrusive mat burn, and the areas within the mat opening is evenly toned.

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Paul Raphael Meltsner, Stationery

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