02-12-2014 02-14-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2706M Marlborough
February 12, 2014 2:00PMCalender

Large Group of Mostly Unframed Works on Paper: Aaron Fink (American, b. 1955), Wave

Auction: Discovery - 2706M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: February 12, 2014 2:00PM


Large Group of Mostly Unframed Works on Paper:

Aaron Fink (American, b. 1955), Wave, 1981, edition 50, signed and dated "Aaron Fink '81" in pencil l.r., numbered "3/50" in pencil l.l., lithograph on heavy cream paper, image size 26 x 40 1/2 in., unmatted, unframed, (margins over 2 1/2 inches with deckled edges, handling creases to margins, unobtrusive toning); Dennis Croteau (American, 20th Century), Eight Drawings, including two Drawing for Ceramic Tile Floor, each signed and dated "D Croteau..." l.r., four numbered "5/..." on the reverse, Ceramic Tile both numbered "4/79" in the margin l.r., four gouache, one colored pencil and acrylic, Ceramic Tile mixed media, five sheet sizes to 29 7/8 x 42 in., Ceramic Tile approximately 10 x 10 in., all unframed, one Ceramic Tile mounted to mat board mounted to paperboard, the other Ceramic Tile mounted to paper, (three with tack holes to all corners, faint foxing, some with minor soiling to deckled edges); Conley Harris (American, b. 1943), Two Monotypes of a Tropical Landscape, unsigned, monotypes on BKF Rives paper, sheet sizes 29 1/2 x 40 3/4 in., unframed, (unmounted); and a group of eighteen figure studies, one signed indistinctly "D. STRO...D" c.l., most ink wash, some charcoal, sheet sizes to 36 x 24 in., unframed, (some toning, some with small tears, unmounted).

Provenance: From the estate of Joan Sonnabend, Boston, Massachusetts.
Estimate $300-500

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American School, Joan Sonnabend, Massachusetts