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GYÖRGY KEPES | SELECTED ABSTRACTIONS

Guaranteed Property

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 25,000 USD

GYÖRGY KEPES | SELECTED ABSTRACTIONS

GYÖRGY KEPES | SELECTED ABSTRACTIONS

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 25,000 USD

GYÖRGY KEPES

1906-2002

SELECTED ABSTRACTIONS


32 gelatin silver prints, each mounted, signed and dated in pencil on the mount, numbered and annotated in pencil or ink on the reverse, 1930-1952, printed later (32)

Various sizes to 9 by 7⅛ in. (22.9 by 18.1 cm.) or the reverse

These prints are in generally excellent condition. They are mounted to heavy paper with deckle edges. The reverse of each mount is numbered in pencil or ink and variously annotated regarding printing.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

In the late 1970s, György Kepes selected 50 of his favorite photographs to make boxed portfolios in a projected edition of 25. Complete portfolios were never realized.

Joel Soroka, Ltd., Boulder, 1991

Denver, Ginny Williams Gallery, European Photography, November - December 1991