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May 29, 2015 12:00 PMCalender

Hans Hartung (German, 1904-1989) 13

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2816BLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 29, 2015 12:00PM


Hans Hartung (German, 1904-1989)

13, 1953, edition of 75 plus proofs (Schmücking, 42). Signed "Hartung" in pencil l.r., numbered "65/75" in pencil l.l. Etching and aquatint in black and brown on paper, plate size 15 1/4 x 20 3/4 in. (38.7 x 52.5 cm),framed.
Condition: Deckled edges, gentle rippling, unobtrusively light-struck, handling creases (primarily to lower margin).

Provenance: Possibly ex collection of Nelson Rockefeller.
Estimate $700-900

Sheet size 19 7/8 x 26 1/8 in. Inscribed "Rockefeller 8 779" on backing.

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Hans Hartung, Nelson Rockefeller