Lot 140
  • 140

Fred Sandback

Estimate
35,000 - 45,000 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • Fred Sandback
  • Situations. Ten Situational Sculptures at the Dwan Gallery, 1969 and 1970
  • signed and numbered 6/8 on the back page
  • bound portfolio of nine hand-drawn¬†graphite and pastel pencil drawings on mylar with¬†title and justification pages contained in the original cloth-covered binding and slipcase
  • Overall: 20 by 24 1/2 by 1/2 in. 50.8 by 62.2 by 1.3 cm.
  • Each Sheet: 19 by 23 3/8 in. 48.3 by 59.5 cm.
  • Executed in 1990, this work is number 6 from an edition of 8 plus 3 hors commerce, published by Annemarie Verna, Zurich.
The portfolio, comprising nine ink drawings in colors, title and justification pages, 1990, signed in pencil, numbered 6/8 in pencil (total edition includes three hors commerce examples), on vellum, contained in the original cloth-covered binding and slipcase (9 drawings)

Provenance

Brenda Edelson, Baltimore
Acquired by the present owner from the above in May 1995

Condition

This work is in very good condition overall. The bound mylar sheets are separated by tracing paper. The sheets of tracing paper undulate slightly. There are sheets that exhibit very minor, unobtrusive handling. The corners of the cloth-covered book and portfolio box show minor signs of wear.
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