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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2878B Boston
January 22, 2016 4:00PMCalender

Saul Steinberg (American, 1914-1999) Kampala

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2878B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 22, 2016 4:00PM


Saul Steinberg (American, 1914-1999)

Signed and dated "STEINBERG/71" l.r., identified on a partial label from Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, affixed to the back of the frame.
Oil and mixed media on paper, 23 x 29 1/8 in. (58.7 x 73.9 cm), framed.
Condition: Tack holes in the corners, minor toning to edges of sheet, subtle rippling.
Estimate $20,000-30,000

Also titled and dated on an unattributed label affixed to the back of the frame. With paper dry stamp to u.r. corner. Slight slipping of hinges.

Exhibitions: Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, New Work by Saul Steinberg, February-March 1973, no. 13 in the catalogue, illustrated in black-and-white. We would like to thank The Saul Steinberg Foundation for providing this reference.

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Saul Steinberg, Kampala