05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Kenneth Armitage (British, 1916-2002) Standing Girl with Arms Crossed

$1,164$950
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Kenneth Armitage (British, 1916-2002)

Standing Girl with Arms Crossed, 1954
Initialed and dated "KA 1954" l.l., identified on labels, including one from the
British Council Fine Arts Department, affixed to the backing.
Black chalk and wash on paper, sight size 21 1/4 x 11 1/2 in. (54.0 x 29.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, subtle rippling, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $800-1,200

Paper tape hinged at all four corners, titled on the backing mat l.r., toned, rippling to sheet, sheet size 22 1/2 x 18 7/8 in., unable to examine the reverse due to hinges, skinning to center right edge measuring approx. 3/8 x 3/8 in. at extreme height and width with minor loss measuring approx. 3/8 x 1/8 in., no additional condition issues to report.

Keywords

Kenneth Armitage, British Council Fine Arts Department