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

$398$325
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

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

Dark Landscape, 1958, edition of 30 (Johnson, 150). Signed and dated "Peterdi 1958" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.c., numbered "26 - 30" in pencil l.l., identified on a label from the Retina Gallery, Cambridge, affixed to the backing. Etching with aquatint and stencil color on paper, plate size 19 3/4 x 23 7/8 in. (50.0 x 60.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle rippling, 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, Cambridge, Retina Gallery, Eleanor Kanegis Levin, Kanegis Gallery