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Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006) At the Pool

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3029B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006)

At the Pool, 1951, printed later. Signed "Ruth Bernhard" in pencil on the mount l.r. Gelatin silver print mounted to illustration board, image/sheet size 13 3/8 x 10 1/2 in. (33.8 x 26.8 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: The estate of George Wald.
Property from the estate of George Wald.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

The print is in good condition. It is trimmed to the image edge and mounted to board, and the board is then mounted to a larger piece of board measuring 15 x 19 1/2 inches. There is minor soiling at edges of the mount. No additional issues to report.


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

George Wald, Guggenheim Fellows, Pool-lake-basin, Ruth Bernhard, Science and technology in the United States, Vision, Visual arts, Visual system, Wald

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