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Philip Guston (American, 1913-1980) Remains

Auction:
2977B
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2977B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 27, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Philip Guston (American, 1913-1980)

Remains, 1979-80, from Eight Lithographs to Benefit the Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, Inc., 1981, proof outside of the edition of 50, published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles (NGA/Gemini, 21.25). Numbered "P.A.P. I/VIII" in pencil l.l., dry stamps of the artist's estate and the publisher l.r., identified on the title page of the portfolio which accompanies the lot. Lithograph on paper, image/sheet size 19 3/4 x 29 7/8 in. (50.0 x 75.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Deckled edges, floated within the frame, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $800-1,200

Hinged at four corners on to matboard. Minor abrasions, likely caused by an eraser, to l.l. corner where edition number is written. Minor crease to u.l. corner. Possible pin point fox mark u.r. No additional issues to report.


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Keywords

Los Angeles, American abstract artists, Contemporary art, Gemini G.E.L., Guggenheim Fellows, Philip Guston, Printmaking, Project Gemini, Visual arts

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