09-09-2011 09-10-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00 PMCalender

Samuel V. Chamberlain (American, 1895-1975) Manhattan Twilight

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


Samuel V. Chamberlain (American, 1895-1975)

Manhattan Twilight, 1935, sixth state of nine (Chamberlain & Kingsland, 111). Signed "Samuel Chamberlain" in pencil l.r., inscribed "Sixth State 2/2" in pencil l.l. Drypoint on paper with a partial BFK Rives watermark, plate size 13 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. (33.4 x 24.3 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins 1 1/4 inches or more with deckled edges, annotations to lower margin, minute nicks/tears to edges.

Provenance: Through the family of the artist.
Estimate $300-500

The sheet measures 16 3/8 x 13 inches, and is gently toned at the edges. The creases and nicks are primarily to the right margin and near the lower left corner.


Samuel V. Chamberlain