01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender

Orville Bulman (American, 1904-1978) Night Rider

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM


Orville Bulman (American, 1904-1978)

Night Rider
Signed "-Bulman" l.l., titled, inscribed, and signed "...ORVILLE BULMAN 1975" on the
Oil on canvas, 18 x 16 in. (45.7 x 40.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Pigment fluorescence, minor surface grime.

N.B. We wish to thank Edward and Deborah C. Pollack for their assistance with cataloguing the lot, and the work is recorded in their Orville Bulman catalogue raisonné files.

Estimate $5,000-7,000

Varnish inconsistencies. Pigment fluorescence throughout, particularly in areas that are not varnished. Small area of craquelure l.l.

Reverse bears an inscription in pen, "$710-3/76 P. B... G..." l.c. and a similar inscription appears on the stretcher, "...710/1976/P.B./Gal...i"


Deborah C. Pollack, Edward Pollack