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Three WPA Industrial Views: Lillian Adelman (American, 1899-1985), Abandoned Factory

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2732T Location: Boston Date / Time: May 13, 2014 10:00AM


Three WPA Industrial Views:

Lillian Adelman (American, 1899-1985), Abandoned Factory; M. Lucille Haynes (American, fl. 1935-1939), Rural Plant (For Mac); and Riva Helfond (American, 1910-2002), No. 6 Colliery. Each signed in pencil l.r. and titled or inscribed in pencil l.c. Lithographs on wove paper, images sizes to 13 1/2 x 19 1/4 in. (34.1 x 48.8 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Toning and soiling, minor nicks and handling creases to margins, Factory with tears and losses to margins.

Provenance: From the collection of WPA artist Maxwell Mandell, by descent to the current owner.
Estimate $500-700

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Lillian Adelman, Abandoned Factory, M. Lucille Haynes, Rural Plant, Riva Helfond, WPA artist, Maxwell Mandell