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Peter Beard
b. 1938
'HOG RANCH FRONT LAWN, NIGHT FEEDER (2:00AM) WITH MAUREEN GALLAGHER & MBUNO, FEB. 1987'
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 277,000 USD
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Peter Beard
b. 1938
'HOG RANCH FRONT LAWN, NIGHT FEEDER (2:00AM) WITH MAUREEN GALLAGHER & MBUNO, FEB. 1987'
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 277,000 USD
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Peter Beard
b. 1938
B. 1938
'HOG RANCH FRONT LAWN, NIGHT FEEDER (2:00AM) WITH MAUREEN GALLAGHER & MBUNO, FEB. 1987'
a unique object, mural-sized, signed, titled, dated and annotated 'Peter Beard, Hog Ranch, Box 47616, Nairobi, Kenya,' and inscribed with a passage from Joseph Conrad by the photographer in black, white, and red inks on the image, and with drawings of insects, animals, and a deer; blood; and collage elements: a box of matches; a leaf; a photo strip of 3 images of a baby mountain gorilla; half-tone reproductions of a red sweater, Peter Beard photographs of animals, and a self-portrait with a crocodile annotated 'I'll write whenever I can' by the photographer in ink, framed, 1987, printed and collaged in the 1990s
50 3/8 by 71 3/8 in. (128 by 181.3 cm.)
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The Peter Beard Studio has confirmed the authenticity of this lot.

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