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Hugh Ferriss (American, 1889-1962) Architectural Drawing for 24 West 40th Street, New York City, Designed by Buchman & Kahn Architects.

Auction:
3180T
Lot:
1241
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

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Auction:
Discovery - 3180T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 19, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Hugh Ferriss (American, 1889-1962)

Architectural Drawing for 24 West 40th Street, New York City, Designed by Buchman & Kahn Architects. Signed "Hugh Ferriss" l.r., identified on a label from the Thumb Tack Club of Detroit enclosed in a transparent envelope affixed to the frame backing. Charcoal on paper, sight size 27 x 14 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Possible toning, foxing, tear u.r., gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.

Exhibitions: Thumb Tack Club of Detroit Fifth Annual Architectural Exhibition, Galleries of the Institute of Arts, Detroit, November 11-26, 1925.
Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf.
Estimate $300-600


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Keywords

Frederic Sharf, Jean Sharf, Cultural heritage, Ely Jacques Kahn, Foxing, Geography of Michigan, Hugh Ferriss, Michigan, New York City

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