05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Juliet Kepes (American, 1919-1999) Six Bird Studies,

$1,185$1,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Juliet Kepes (American, 1919-1999)

Six Bird Studies, c. 1964-1981
One signed "Juliet Kepes," two intialed "J.K.," three dated, and four dedicated
l.r., u.r., or l.l.
Ink and watercolor wash on paper, sheet sizes to 22 x 16 in. (55.9 x 40.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frames.

Provenance: Gift from the artist and her husband, Gyorgy Kepes, to the parents of the present owner.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

A Loving Family of Them with minor handling creases; Owlet with subtle rippling; Striding Storks with handling creases and gummed brown tape to u.r. and u.l. corners verso; all not examined out of frames.

Keywords

Juliet Kepes, Gyorgy Kepes