09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00PMCalender
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Gabor F. Peterdi (Hungarian/American, 1915-2001) Swamp III

$326$275
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Gabor F. Peterdi (Hungarian/American, 1915-2001)

Swamp III, 1954, edition of 35 (Johnson, 112). Signed and dated "Peterdi 54" in pencil l.r., numbered "12 - 35" in pencil l.l. Etching with aquatint printed in black and rust on paper, plate size 17 7/8 x 24 in. (45.3 x 60.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle mat burn, several pale fox marks, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Through the family of Eleanor Kanegis Levin, co-owner of Kanegis Gallery in Boston from 1953 to 1961, and the Retina Gallery in Cambridge from 1968 to 1971.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Gabor F. Peterdi, Plant Forms, Eleanor Kanegis Levin, Cambridge, Kanegis Gallery, Retina Gallery