View 1 of Lot 337. "Sketch in Iron".
View 1 of Lot 337. "Sketch in Iron".
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Samuel Yellin

"Sketch in Iron"

Estimate:

15,000 - 20,000 USD

Property from the Personal Collection of Samuel Yellin

Samuel Yellin

Samuel Yellin

"Sketch in Iron"

"Sketch in Iron"

Estimate:

15,000 - 20,000 USD

Property from the Personal Collection of Samuel Yellin

Samuel Yellin

"Sketch in Iron"


circa 1930

wrought iron

impressed YELLIN

26 1/2 x 16 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. (67.3 x 41 x 3.2 cm)

Personal Collection of the artist
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Ronald Pilling, “The Legacy of Samuel Yellin,” Craft Horizons, April 1978, pp. 38-40 (for a related sketch and installation image of sketches in iron at Yellin’s Arch Street Atelier)
Richard J. Wattenmaker, Samuel Yellin in Context, Flint, MI, 1985, n.p. (for a related sketch in iron)
Ty Harrington, “The wizardry of Samuel Yellin, artist in metals,” Smithsonian Magazine, March 1982, p. 69 (for a related sketch in iron)
Jack Andrews, Samuel Yellin Metalworker, Ocean City, MD, 1992, pp. 14-15 (for related sketches in iron)
Joseph Cunningham, The Metalwork of Samuel Yellin, Volume I, forthcoming, 2021, chapters 3 and 6 frontispieces (for related sketches in iron), Volume II, chapters 3 and 6 frontispieces (for related sketches in iron) and chapter 7 (for the present lot illustrated)