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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3100B Boston
May 11, 2018 10:00AMCalender
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Max Beckmann (German, 1884-1950) Der Neger

 
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3100B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Max Beckmann (German, 1884-1950)

Der Neger, plate 6 from the portfolio Der Jahrmarkt, 1921, edition of 75, published by Marées Gesellschaft, R. Piper & Co, München (Hofmaier, 196Bb). Signed "Beckmann" in pencil l.r., publisher's dry stamp l.r. Drypoint on cream laid Japan paper, plate size 11 1/2 x 10 1/8 in. (29.2 x 25.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Gentle rippling, sheet toning within margins, handling marks and creases to corner of margin l.l., pencil annotations to verso.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

The sheet measures 20 3/4 x 15 and is hinged at the upper corners with white cloth tape on the verso.


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Keywords

R. Piper & Co, Japan, Drypoint, German art, Max Beckmann, Visual arts