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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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May 17, 2013 12:00 PMCalender

Howard Hodgkin (British, b. 1932) Red Palm

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2655B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 17, 2013 12:00PM


Howard Hodgkin (British, b. 1932)

Red Palm, 1986-1987, edition of 85 plus proofs (Heenk, 75). Initialed and numbered "H.H. A P 15" in pencil (within the image) l.c. Color lithograph with pochoir on paper, image/sheet size 42 1/4 x 53 1/4 in. (107.3 x 135.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Deckled edges, sheet floated in frame, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: The estate of Elizabeth A. Straus, New York and Maine.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

The work is floated in the frame under Plexiglas, and probably hinged near each of its four corners. There are no other visible issues to report.

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Howard Hodgkins, Maine, Elizabeth A. Straus