FinePrints & Photography
Sale 2673B September 20, 2013 Boston
Fine Prints &Photography
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Robin S.R. StarrDepartment Director508.970.3259
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Auction 2673B Friday, September 2010AMfollowed by the Bunting Collection and Fine Paintings & Sculpture at 2PM
63 Park PlazaBoston, MA
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Table of Contents
1 Auction & Specialist Information
2 Web Site & Online Bidding
4 Glossary of Terms
5 Lots 1225
145 Artist Index
146 Conditions of Sale
147 Absentee Bid Form
148 Company Directors & Specialty Departments
149 Administrative Staff & Client Services
150 Map & Driving Directions
151 Catalog Subscription Form
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6All items in this catalogue are described according to the following table of terminology. Please note that all statements in this catalogue as to Authorship, Period, and Origin, are qualified statements subject to the Conditions of Sale.
Authorship will be described in the following ways:
John Joseph EnnekingIn our judgment, the work is by the artist.
Attributed to John Joseph EnnekingIn our judgment, the work may be ascribed to the artist on the basis of style, but leaves some question as to actual authorship.
School of John Joseph EnnekingIn our judgment, a work of an unknown follower executed in the style of the artist and contemporary in period.
Manner of John Joseph EnnekingIn our judgment, a work executed in the style of the artist by an unknown hand and probably from a later period.
After John Joseph EnnekingIn our judgment, an intended copy of the work of the artist.
American School, 19th CenturyIn our judgment, the work of an unknown hand that can only be identified as to period and culture.
Bears SignatureIn our judgment, the signature not of the artist. This term is generally used separately, or together with a description of the work as attributed to, school of, manner of, or after the artist.
Measurements are given as height x width and refer to the size of the support unless otherwise indicated.
Glossary of Terms
FinePrints &MultiplesLots 1182
1Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976)
Intaglio Solo V, 1958, edition of 30 (Danilowitz, 140). Signed and dated Albers 58 in pencil l.r., titled and numbered ...8/30 in pencil l.l. Intaglio without ink (embossing) on cream wove paper, plate size 6 7/16 x 8 7/16 in. (16.3 x 21.3 cm), unmatted, unframed.Condition: Margins over 3 1/2 inches, tear (approximately 5/8 inches) with creasing to corner l.r., pale foxing.$1,000-1,500
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2Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976)
Never Before f, from the NEVER BEFORE Portfolio, 1976, edition of 46 (Danilowitz, 231.6). Signed Albers in pencil l.r., titled and numbered ...17/46 in pencil l.l., identified on a label from the Horizon Gallery, Newton & Rockport, Massachusetts, affixed to the backing. Color screenprint on paper, image size 11 x 12 in. (27.8 x 30.4 cm), framed.Condition: Fading to colors, not examined out of frame.$600-800
3Ivan Le Lorraine Albright (American, 1897-1983)
Appears the Man, 1980. Titled, signed, and dated ...Ivan Albright 80 in pencil l.r., dedicated To Matt/My old friend/Ivan in pencil l.l. Lithograph on cream wove paper, image size 18 3/8 x 14 1/2 in. (46.5 x 36.7 cm), unmatted, unframed.Condition: Deckled edges, subtle toning, very minor handling creases.
Provenance: Through the estate of Matthew Wysocki (1920-1991), artist, photographer, professor and chairman of Dartmouth Colleges visual studies department (1966-1989), to the present owner by family descent, Connecticut.$300-350
4Ivan Le Lorraine Albright (American, 1897-1983)
Two Works: A First State and a Later State of Woman in Fur Coat. Both signed Ivan Albright in pencil l.r. and dedicated To Matt... in pencil l.c. Etchings (the first state in dark burgundy on cream paper; the other in black on white paper), plate sizes 9 x 6 in. (22.7 x 15.2 cm), unmatted, unframed.Condition: Deckled edges, subtle toning, very minor handling creases.
Provenance: Through the estate of Matthew Wysocki (1920-1991), artist, photographer, professor and chairman of Dartmouth Colleges visual studies department (1966-1989), to the present owner by family descent, Connecticut.$250-300
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5Heinrich Aldegrever (German, 1502-c. 1561)
Bathsheba at the Bath, 1535. Monogrammed and dated within the plate. Engraving on laid paper, plate size 5 3/4 x 3 15/16 in. (14.4 x 9.9 cm), unmatted, unframed.Condition: A good impression, trimmed to the plate mark, sheet backed with a fine Japan paper, the original sheet with minor losses along the left edge and thinned spots to verso.$300-500
6Edmond Franois Aman-Jean (French, 1858-1936)
La femme la corbeille. Unsigned. Etching on paper, plate size 10 3/8 x 7 7/8 in. (26.3 x 19.8 cm), framed.Condition: Gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.$300-350
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7Sybil Andrews (Canadian/British, 1898-1992)
Haulers, 1929, edition of 50 (White, 4; Coppel, SA 4). Signed and numbered Sybil Andrews/19/50. in pencil l.l. Color linocut on Japan paper, image size 7 1/2 x 12 3/4 in. (18.9 x 32.3 cm), matted, unframed.Condition: All but the top edge deckled.$2,000-3,000
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8John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)
Basilica of the Madeleine, Vzelay, 1929, third state of three (Fletcher, 223). Signed and dated John Taylor Arms - 1929. in pencil l.r., inscribed Third State Personal collection e in pencil l.l. Etching on paper, plate size 13 x 7 1/2 in. (32.8 x 18.9 cm), framed.Condition: Mat burn, subtle toning, not examined out of frame.$250-300
9John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)
Two Architectural Views: La Colegiata, Toro, 1935, proof of the second state (Fletcher, 284); and Aspiration, La Madeleine, Verneuil-Sur-Avre, 1939, trial proof of the fifth state (Fletcher, 329). Both signed and dated John Taylor Arms... in pencil l.r. and annotated l.l. Etchings on paper, plate sizes to 9 3/4 x 12 3/4 in. (24.5 x 32.3 cm), matted, unframed.Condition: Deckled edges, pale staining, pencil annotations to lower margins.$500-700
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10George Copeland Ault (American, 1891-1948)
Cames House, 1934, edition of 25. Signed and dated G.C. Ault 34. in pencil l.r., numbered 1/25 in pencil l.l. Lithograph on paper, image size 14 1/8 x 9 7/8 in. (35.7 x 25.0 cm), framed.Condition: Unobtrusive toning, not examined out of frame.$500-700
11Wolfgang Aurifaber (German, 15th/16th Century)
Two Prints: The Madonna and Child with the Abbot Ludwig von Churwalden; probably an 18th century impression, and a counter proof of the same image. Identified within the plate and on labels affixed to the backing. Engraving on paper, sheet/image sizes 12 x 8 1/4 in. (30.4 x 20.8 cm), framed.Condition: Both trimmed inside of the plate mark, counter proof with losses, repairs, and staining to left corners, not examined out of frames.$800-1,200
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12Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012)
Interlude, 1982. Signed and dated Will Barnet 1982 in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., inscribed artists proof in pencil l.c. Color screenprint on paper, image size 20 1/8 x 38 in. (51.0 x 96.4 cm), framed.Condition: Not examined out of frame.
N.B. This composition is based on Barnets painting of the same title, completed in 1980.$600-800
13Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)
Short Bull Sioux, 1972-73, edition of 85 (Fern & OSullivan, 623). Signed Baskin in pencil l.r., signed, titled, and dated within the matrix, numbered 39/85 in pencil l.l., dry stamp l.l. Color lithograph on cream Arches paper with watermark, image size 23 x 21 in. (58.3 x 53.2 cm), unmatted, unframed.Condition: Minor handling creases.$400-600
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14Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)
High-Flying Ducks, 1917, edition of 150 from the published state (Paff, 128). Signed Fr