02-07-2014 02-08-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2703B Boston
February 7, 2014 12:00 PMCalender
123

Zao Wou-Ki (Chinese/French, 1921-2013) Untitled

$6,765$5,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2703B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 07, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Zao Wou-Ki (Chinese/French, 1921-2013)

Untitled, 1959, edition of 140, published by L'Oeuvre Gravé, Zürich (Agerup, 121). Signed and dated " ...59" in pencil l.r., numbered "61/140" in pencil l.l., publisher's dry stamp l.l. Color lithograph on BFK Rives paper with watermark, image size 20 x 18 in. (50.7 x 45.5 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Deckled edges to three sides, mat burn, toning, brown paper tape all along upper edge on the verso plus additional small pieces of tape to the verso, gentle rippling, staining to the verso.

Provenance: From the Collection of John Herman Groesbeck Pierson, Greenwich, Connecticut, and Honolulu, Hawaii.

Estimate $800-1,200

No additional condition issues to report.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Greenwich, Honolulu, John Herman Groesbeck Pierson, Connecticut, Hawaii