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Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Self-portrait

Auction:
3140B
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3140B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)

Self-portrait, alternatively titled Das Ding an Sich, 1934, edition of 150 (Jones, 104). Signed "Rockwell Kent." in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Lithograph on Rives paper with partial watermark, image size 13 3/8 x 9 3/4 in. (33.8 x 24.6 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Margins over 2 1/4 inches, very subtle toning, several pinpoint fox marks to margins, old hinges and hinging residue to edges on verso.

Provenance: Purchased from Tahir Gallery, New Orleans, c. 1978, to a private Washington collection.
Estimate $300-500

Sheet measures 20 x 14 3/4 in. Slight rippling to sheet. Minor handling creases. No additional issues to report.


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New Orleans, Kent, Rockwell, Visual arts

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