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T.C. Cannon (Native American, 1946-1978) On Drinkin' Beer in Vietnam in 1967

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2930B
Lot:
52
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2930B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

T.C. Cannon (Native American, 1946-1978)

On Drinkin' Beer in Vietnam in 1967, 1971, proof edition of 10. Signed, dated, and titled within the plate, numbered "a/p 3/10" in pencil l.l., tree dry stamp l.r. Soft-ground etching on cream wove paper, plate size 17 x 21 in. (43.2 x 53.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Deckled edges, floated within the frame with gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.

N.B. Cannon was of Kiowa and Caddo descent. He was a paratrooper with the U.S. 101st Airborne Division and served in Vietnam from 1967 to 1969. This work depicts the artist (left) drinking beer in a bar in Vietnam with his friend Kirby Feathers.
Estimate $1,500-2,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Kirby Feathers, 101st Airborne Division, Caddo, Kiowa, Kiowa people, Oklahoma, T. C. Cannon, United States, Vietnam

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