05-17-2013 05-17-2013
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May 17, 2013 12:00PMCalender

Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012) Mary

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2655B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 17, 2013 12:00PM


Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012)

Mary, alternatively titled Portrait of Mary, 1938, edition of 12 (Cole, 56). Signed "Will Barnet" in pencil l.r. Lithograph on paper, image size 13 5 /16 x 10 3/4 in. (33.7 x 27.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Mat burn, unobtrusive toning, not examined out of frame.

N.B. Mary was Barnet's first wife.
Estimate $250-300

Gently light struck. Toning to the reverse. Subtle rippling to margins. Minor handling creases to lower margins. Sheet measures 21 1/2 x 15 7/8 in. with deckle edge at the bottom. Affixed to window mat with brown paper tape at two upper corners of the reverse. Inscribed "2" within a circle at l.r. corner of the front margin.

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