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Auction 3203B

January 25, 2019 10:00AM

01-25-2019 01-25-2019

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Billy Schenck (American, b. 1947)      Psycho Killer

Billy Schenck (American, b. 1947) Psycho Killer

Lot:
92
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Billy Schenck (American, b. 1947) Psycho Killer, 1990, edition of 67. Signed and dated "Schenk Sept 90" in pencil l.r., titled and signed "...1/67" in pencil l.l., dry stamp l.r. Color More ...

Joel Shapiro (American, b. 1941)      Untitled

Joel Shapiro (American, b. 1941) Untitled

Lot:
93
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Joel Shapiro (American, b. 1941) Untitled, probably from the series Untitled A through R, 1994, published in 1995 by the artist, printed by Maurice Payne Studios, New York. Signed "Joel Shapiro" More ...

Saul Steinberg (American, 1914-1999)      Braque

Saul Steinberg (American, 1914-1999) Braque

Lot:
94
Sold for:
$984$800

Saul Steinberg (American, 1914-1999) Braque, from the portfolio Six Drawing Tables, 1970, edition of 100, published by Abrams Original Editions, New York. Signed and dated "STEINBERG/70" in More ...

Victor Vasarely (Hungarian/French, 1906-1997)      Untitled

Victor Vasarely (Hungarian/French, 1906-1997) Untitled

Lot:
95
Sold for:
$461$375

Victor Vasarely (Hungarian/French, 1906-1997) Untitled, c. 1979, edition of 250. Signed "Vasarely-" in pencil within the image l.r., numbered "231/250" in pencil within the image l.l. Color More ...

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)      S & H Green Stamps

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) S & H Green Stamps

Lot:
96
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) S & H Green Stamps, 1965, from the edition of 6,000 issued as an invitation, printed by Eugene Feldman, Philadelphia, published by the Institute of Contemporary More ...

Tom Wesselmann (American, 1931-2004)      Rosemary Sitting Up Straight

Tom Wesselmann (American, 1931-2004) Rosemary Sitting Up Straight

Lot:
97
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Tom Wesselmann (American, 1931-2004) Rosemary Sitting Up Straight, 1990, edition of 26. Signed and numbered "Wesselmann 22/26" in pencil l.r. Lithograph on paper, image size 37 1/4 x 31 1/2 in. More ...

American School, 19th Century      Album of Photographs from the Family of Orrin Freeman (American, 1830-1866)

American School, 19th Century Album of Photographs from the Family of Orrin Freeman (American, 1830-1866)

Lot:
98
Sold for:
$923$750

American School, 19th Century Album of Photographs from the Family of Orrin Freeman (American, 1830-1866), including sixty-five cartes-de-visite, five tintypes, fifteen gem-sized tintypes, and More ...

Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822-1894)      Eleven Plates from Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie

Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822-1894) Eleven Plates from Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie

Lot:
99
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Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822-1894) Eleven Plates from Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie, 1852, printed by Blanquard-Evrard, Lille. Identified on pre-printed mounts. Salted paper prints, images More ...

Francis Frith (British, 1822-1898)      The Mosque of the Emeer Akhoor, Cairo

Francis Frith (British, 1822-1898) The Mosque of the Emeer Akhoor, Cairo

Lot:
100
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Francis Frith (British, 1822-1898) The Mosque of the Emeer Akhoor, Cairo, 1858. Signed and dated "Frith..." in the negative l.r., titled on the pre-printed mount. Albumen silver print mounted More ...

Edward Sheriff Curtis (American, 1868-1952)      An Oasis in the Badlands

Edward Sheriff Curtis (American, 1868-1952) An Oasis in the Badlands

Lot:
101
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Edward Sheriff Curtis (American, 1868-1952) An Oasis in the Badlands, 1905. Signed "CURTIS" in black ink on the mount l.r., copyright blindstamp l.l. Platinum print, image/sheet size 5 7/8 x 7 More ...

Gertrude Käsebier (American, 1852-1934)      The Manger

Gertrude Käsebier (American, 1852-1934) The Manger

Lot:
102
Sold for:
$431$350

Gertrude Käsebier (American, 1852-1934) The Manger, 1899, published in Camera Work, Number 1, 1903. Photogravure on paper, image size 8 3/8 x 5 7/8 in. (21.0 x 14.8 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Alfred Stieglitz (American, 1864-1946)      Camera Work, Number 36

Alfred Stieglitz (American, 1864-1946) Camera Work, Number 36

Lot:
103
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Alfred Stieglitz (American, 1864-1946) Camera Work, Number 36. Edited and published by Alfred Stieglitz, New York, October 1911. Periodical with photogravure and half-tone reproductions, 11 3/4 More ...

Paul Strand (American, 1890-1976)      Photograph--New York

Paul Strand (American, 1890-1976) Photograph--New York

Lot:
104
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Paul Strand (American, 1890-1976) Photograph--New York, 1917, published in Camera Work, Number 49/50. Photogravure on paper, image size 8 7/8 x 6 5/8 in. (22.4 x 16.7 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Willard Van Dyke (American, 1906-1986)      Funnels

Willard Van Dyke (American, 1906-1986) Funnels

Lot:
105
Sold for:
$369$300

Willard Van Dyke (American, 1906-1986) Funnels, 1933, printed later. Signed and dated "Willard Van Dyke..." in pencil l.r., dedicated and signed in pencil on the mount verso. Gelatin silver More ...

Willard Van Dyke (American, 1906-1986)      Boxer's Hands

Willard Van Dyke (American, 1906-1986) Boxer's Hands

Lot:
106
Sold for:
$185$150

Willard Van Dyke (American, 1906-1986) Boxer's Hands, c. 1933, printed later. Unsigned, dedicated in pencil on mount verso. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 7 1/2 x 9 3/8 More ...

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955)      Two Photographs of Charles "Tex" Smutney and Charles "Buddy" Stanley

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Two Photographs of Charles "Tex" Smutney and Charles "Buddy" Stanley

Lot:
107
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Two Photographs of Charles "Tex" Smutney and Charles "Buddy" Stanley, 1941. Each inscribed "For B.R ex dono G.W./March 30, 1952." on the verso in black More ...

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955)      Female Nude

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Female Nude

Lot:
108
Sold for:
$984$800

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Female Nude, c. 1950. Inscribed "Mildred Lynes/GPL's sister-in-law" in pencil on the verso, artist's New York studio stamp on the verso, "Collection of More ...

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955)      Two Portraits of Jack Fontan (Nude and Clothed)

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Two Portraits of Jack Fontan (Nude and Clothed)

Lot:
109
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Two Portraits of Jack Fontan (Nude and Clothed), c. 1954. One stamped "GEORGE PLATT LYNES/229 EAST 47 STREET NEW YORK" on the verso in black ink. More ...

Attributed to George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955)      Group of Thirty-one Photographs of Men (Both Nude and Clothed)

Attributed to George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Group of Thirty-one Photographs of Men (Both Nude and Clothed)

Lot:
110
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Attributed to George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Group of Thirty-one Photographs of Men (Both Nude and Clothed), 1930s-50s. Without artist stamps. Gelatin silver prints, image/sheet sizes More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Young Oaks, Winter

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Young Oaks, Winter

Lot:
111
Sold for:
$861$700

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Young Oaks, Winter, c. 1938, printed later. Initialed "AA" in pencil l.r., "Special Edition Photographs of Yosemite" hand stamp on the mount verso. Gelatin More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Jeffrey Pine, Sentinel Dome

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Jeffrey Pine, Sentinel Dome

Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Jeffrey Pine, Sentinel Dome, 1940, printed later. Initialed "AA" in pencil l.r., "Special Edition Photographs of Yosemite" hand stamp on the mount verso. More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Ferns, Valley Floor

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Ferns, Valley Floor

Lot:
113
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Ferns, Valley Floor, 1948, printed later. Initialed "AA" in pencil l.r., "Special Edition Photographs of Yosemite" hand stamp on the mount verso. Gelatin More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Forest Detail, Winter

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Forest Detail, Winter

Lot:
114
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Forest Detail, Winter, 1949, printed later. Initialed "AA" in pencil l.r., "Special Edition Photographs of Yosemite" hand stamp on the mount verso. Gelatin More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Morning, Merced River Canyon

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Morning, Merced River Canyon

Lot:
115
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Morning, Merced River Canyon, 1950, printed later. Initialed "AA" in pencil l.r., "Special Edition Photographs of Yosemite" hand stamp on the mount verso. More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Set of Twenty-five Yosemite Special Edition Photographs

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Set of Twenty-five Yosemite Special Edition Photographs

Lot:
116
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Set of Twenty-five Yosemite Special Edition Photographs, 1927-60, printed 2002-07 by Alan Ross. Each with identifying stamp, print date, and Ross's initials on More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Farm Near Orderville, Utah

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Farm Near Orderville, Utah

Lot:
117
Sold for:
$861$700

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Farm Near Orderville, Utah, c. 1958. Identified on a label affixed to the mount l.c., with the artist's San Francisco studio stamp on the mount l.l. Gelatin More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Merced River, Reflection, Yosemite National Park

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Merced River, Reflection, Yosemite National Park

Lot:
118
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Merced River, Reflection, Yosemite National Park, 1960s. Signed "Ansel Adams" in ink l.r., titled in ink with Carmel studio credit stamp on the mount verso. More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Old Water Tower, San Francisco

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Old Water Tower, San Francisco

Lot:
119
Unsold
 

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Old Water Tower, San Francisco, 1961. Mural-sized gelatin silver print mounted to board, 38 1/4 x 29 1/2 in. (97.0 x 74.8 cm), unframed. Condition: Scattered More ...

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991)      Wall Street, Broadway to Battery, New York

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) Wall Street, Broadway to Battery, New York

Lot:
120
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) Wall Street, Broadway to Battery, New York, 1938, printed later. Signed "BERENICE ABBOTT" in pencil l.r., stamped "PHOTOGRAPH/BERENICE ABBOTT/ABBOTT, MAINE More ...

Louis Faurer (American, 1916-2001)      Freudian Woman, New York City

Louis Faurer (American, 1916-2001) Freudian Woman, New York City

Lot:
121
Sold for:
$615$500

Louis Faurer (American, 1916-2001) Freudian Woman, New York City, 1947, printed later. Signed, dated, and inscribed "Louis Faurer...N.Y.C." in pencil on the mount verso. Gelatin silver print More ...