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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3265B Boston
June 20, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Suite of Seven Raymond Loewy Lithographs and a Serigraph

 
Auction: 20th Century Design - 3265B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 20, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Suite of Seven Raymond Loewy Lithographs and a Serigraph, New York and Chicago, 1978, complete set including Cover Page, Table of Contents, Air Force One, Avanti, E.V.A. Extravehicular Activity, Space Maintenance Taxi, T-1 Locomotive, Hydrofoil, Skylab and Moonlanding, 44/300, sheet size ht. 28, wd. 21 in., actual image sizes vary.

Note: The lithographs were all printed on white Somerset paper at The American Atelier in New York City. In addition, Air Force One has been hot stamped with silver foil. Moonlanding, the only serigraph, was printed on CSW Serigraphic Text at the Chicago Serigraph Workshop and has also been embossed and hot stamped with silver foil.

Each print in the edition was inspected and initialed by hand in pencil by the artist at the American Atelier in December, 1978. Loewy was recognized by Time magazine and featured on the cover on October 31, 1949, as "the man who designed everything."
Estimate $1,000-1,200


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Keywords

Raymond Loewy Lithographs, Chicago