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3635T Marlborough
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John Piper (British, 1903-1992) South Lopham

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3635T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 11, 2021 12:00PM


John Piper (British, 1903-1992)

South Lopham, 1976, proof outside of the edition of 70, printed at Kelpra Studio, published by Marlborough Fine Art, London (Levinson, 264). Signed "John Piper" in pencil l.r., inscribed "A/P" in pencil l.l. Color screenprint on paper, image size 35 7/8 x 20 1/2 in. (96.0 x 52.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Purchased from the CCA Galleries, London, by the current collector.
Estimate $800-1,200

Out of the frame the sheet has deckled edges and measures 40 5/8 x 24 3/4 in. Softly press crease across corner of margin u.l. Staining to corner l.r. just barely effecting the image. The very point of the corner is missing. There is a stain to edge of right margins, pale mat burn, and subtly light struck. There is toning and staining to the verso plus pencil annotations, and old hinges on all four edges.

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