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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3338B Boston
January 23, 2020 6:00PMCalender
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William Garnett (American, 1916-2006) Mississippi River near Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin

 
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3338B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 23, 2020 6:00PM

Description:

William Garnett (American, 1916-2006)

Mississippi River near Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, from the portfolio Color Nature Landscapes I, 1968. Signed l.r., copyright handstamp on the verso, identified and titled on a handstamp on the mat. Cibachrome print, image size 19 x 13 in. (48.2 x 33.0 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Good.

N.B. With the assistance of the G.I. Bill, Garnett took flight lessons and purchased his first plane in 1949. Specializing in aerial photography and equipped with his Cessna 170B and 35mm, in both black-and-white and color film, he elevated the genre to the rank of fine art.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Matted with photo corners.


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