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Betye Saar

Honey

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Betye Saar

Betye Saar

Honey

Honey

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Lot sold:

44,100

USD

Betye Saar

b. 1926

Honey


signed and dated 2001

oil, paper collage and found objects on paper 

29 3/4 by 22 in. 75.6 by 55.9 cm.

framed: 36 1/4 by 28 1/4 in. 92.1 by 71.8 cm.

This work is in very good condition overall. The collage elements appear stable and intact. The edges of the sheet are deckled and there are creases throughout, inherent to the artist’s working method. The sheet is hinged verso to the mat intermittently along the edges. Framed under Plexiglas.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2002
New York, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, Betye Saar: Colored - Consider the Rainbow, September - November 2002
Princeton University Art Museum, Extended Loan, 2015 - October 2020