09-21-2018 09-21-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3140B Boston
September 21, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Joby Baker (Canadian/American, b. 1934) Dory and the Monster

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3140B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 21, 2018 10:00AM


Joby Baker (Canadian/American, b. 1934)

Dory and the Monster
Signed and dated "BAKER 75" l.r.
Gouache on paper, 6 3/4 x 4 7/8 in. (17.2 x 12.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Rippling, fine craquelure, possible dust or mold, floated in frame, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Collection of Dory Previn, Massachusetts.

N.B. This painting was used as the cover art for Dory Previn's book, Bog-Trotter: An Autobiography with Lyrics (London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1980), a copy of which accompanies the lot.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

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