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Alex Katz (American, b. 1927) Gray Dress (Laura)

Auction:
3072B
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

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

Description:

Alex Katz (American, b. 1927)

Gray Dress (Laura), 1992, edition of 150 plus proofs, printed by Styria Studio, Inc., New York, published by Chalk and Vermilion Fine Arts, Greenwich, Connecticut (Schröder, 262). Signed and numbered "Alex Katz 90/150" in pencil within the image l.r. Color screenprint on wove paper, image/sheet size 36 1/8 x 28 1/4 in. (91.5 x 71.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Full sheet with deckled edges, floated within the mat, not examined out of frame.

N.B. The dress was designed by Diane von Furstenberg. The lot is accompanied by an information sheet from John Szoke Editions, New York.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Due to scale, the work cannot be unframed without risking damage. However, the print is floated in the frame, and all the edges are visible. Two soft, unpressed horizontal bends/creases to sheet at the middle. No additional issues to report.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Styria Studio Inc., Diane von Furstenberg, John Szoke, Alex Katz, KATZ-FM, Visual arts, Greenwich

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