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Joan Mitchell (American, 1925-1992) Sunflower VII

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Joan Mitchell (American, 1925-1992)

Sunflower VII, 1972, edition of 75 plus proofs, published by Maeght Editeur, Paris. Signed "Joan Mitchell" in pencil l.r., inscribed "EA" in pencil l.l. Color etching with aquatint on paper, plate size 26 3/4 x 17 1/4 in. (67.8 x 43.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins 1 inch or more, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $2,500-3,000

Out of the frame the sheet has an Arches France watermark and deckled edges. It measures 35 7/8 x 25 in. There is soiling to the margins, primarily near the u.l. and l.r. corners, and there are pencil annotations to the reverse.

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