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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2841B Boston
September 11, 2015 04:00 PMCalender

Phillip Sherrod (American, b. 1935) Cityscape Triptych

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2841B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 11, 2015 4:00PM


Phillip Sherrod (American, b. 1935)

Cityscape Triptych, 1977
Oils on canvas including:
El and Pic-Pop, center panel signed, titled and dated on the stretcher, a label from the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, New York, affixed to the reverse;
Ari-Bohack-Royal-Heinz (Hot Ketchup), left panel signed and dated "Sherrod" u.c., titled and dated on the stretcher; Heckers Helena & Sunnyside Times Boat!, right panel titled and dated on stretcher.
Sizes to 47 1/2 x 47 in. (120.6 x 119.3 cm), unframed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: Ex-collection Dr. Nathan Cohen.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

The side panels are 42 x 31 1/4 inches. The paint surface is in overall good condition, with following condition issues: Left and center panels have canvas buckle. Center canvas has minor loss where canvas is depressed along left edge and right edge. Right panel is in good condition.

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Nathan Cohen, Phillip Sherrod, Ithaca