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Works from A Prominent New York Collection



Works from A Prominent New York Collection


b. 1954


ink on paper, in two parts

Each Sheet: 52 by 46 in. (132 by 116.8)

Each Framed: 57 by 50⅛ in. (144.8 by 127.3)

Executed in 1996. 

This work is in excellent condition overall. Each sheet is hinged on the edges of the reverse to their respective backing boards. Each sheet has been irregularly cut by the artist. There are tonal and textural variations, including creases and inconsistencies throughout the paper, inherent to the artist’s working method and chosen media. There is scattered stray media throughout. Please note these works have not been examined outside of their frames. 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.

Pace Wildenstein, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Helaine Posner, Kiki Smith, Bulfinch Press, Boston, 1998, p. 60, illustrated