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Gertrud Goldschmidt, called Gego (Venezuelan, 1912-1994) Untitled

Auction:
3072B
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3072B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 26, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Gertrud Goldschmidt, called Gego (Venezuelan, 1912-1994)

Untitled, 1963, edition of 100. Signed and dated "Gego 63" in pencil l.l., dry stamped "GEGO" l.l., numbered "100/100" in pencil l.r. Embossing on cream wove paper, plate size 7 7/8 x 4 3/4 in. (19.8 x 12.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Deckled edges, sheet folded in half (presumably as originally intended).

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a photocopy of part of a note from the artist's daughter, Barbara, and a pamphlet from the Fundacion Gego.
Estimate $1,800-2,200

Possible subtle toning to sheet. Several faint fox marks or similar along lower edge of sheet.


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Keywords

Gertrud Goldschmidt, Barbara, Gego, Paper embossing, Visual arts

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