09-19-2014 09-19-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2750B Boston
September 19, 2014 04:00 PMCalender
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Thomas Yeo (Singaporean, b. 1936) Two Works: Lost Village

$3,690$3,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2750B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 19, 2014 4:00PM

Description:

Thomas Yeo (Singaporean, b. 1936)

Two Works: Lost Village and Magic Trees
Each signed "tyeĆ³" l.r., both identified on the paper backing.
Mixed media on paper, sight sizes to 30 1/2 x 17 in., both framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frames.

Provenance: Collection of Robert Bradford Newman (1917-1983), professor of architectural acoustics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Architecture and the Harvard Graduate School of Design, and co-founder of Bolt, Beranek and Newman Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Estimate $1,800-2,200

Although they have not been removed from their frames, there are no visible condition issues to report. The media include gouache and stencil or monoprint.


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Keywords

Thomas Yeo, Mixed media, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Architecture, professor of architectural acoustics, Robert Bradford Newman, Cambridge, Beranek, Bolt, Harvard Graduate School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology School, Newman Inc., co-founder