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Auction 2673B

September 20, 2013 10:00AM

09-20-2013 09-20-2013

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990)      Untitled (Photogenic)

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990) Untitled (Photogenic)

Lot:
209
Sold for:
$900$750

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990) Untitled (Photogenic), c. 1950. Signed "LotteJacobi" in pencil within the image l.r. Gelatin silver print, image/sheet size 19 7/8 x 16 in. (50.4 x 40.5 cm), More ...

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990)      George Wald

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990) George Wald

Lot:
210
Sold for:
$369$300

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990) George Wald, 1979. Signed "LotteJacobi" in pencil l.r. Polaroid, sheet size 29 x 21 3/4 in. (73.5 x 55.1 cm), framed. Condition: Unmounted, rippling. More ...

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002)      Jacques Cousteau

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002) Jacques Cousteau

Lot:
211
Unsold
 

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002) Jacques Cousteau, 1974. Signed "Y Karsh" in ink on the mount l.l. Gelatin silver print, sheet size 23 5/8 x 19 15/16 in. (59.8 x 50.5 cm), unmatted, unframed. More ...

Mona Kuhn (Brazilian/German, b. 1969)      Merle

Mona Kuhn (Brazilian/German, b. 1969) Merle

Lot:
212
Sold for:
$2,000$2,000

Mona Kuhn (Brazilian/German, b. 1969) Merle, 2003, probably from the edition of 8. No signature visible. Color coupler print, image size 19 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (50.4 x 50.4 cm), matted, framed. More ...

Koichiro Kurita (Japanese/American, b. 1943)      In a Meadow

Koichiro Kurita (Japanese/American, b. 1943) In a Meadow

Lot:
213
Unsold
 

Koichiro Kurita (Japanese/American, b. 1943) In a Meadow, 1990, edition of 10. Numbered and signed "6/10 K. Kurita" in pencil in the margins. Platinum print on Japan paper, sheet size 19 1/2 x More ...

Dolores Marat (French, b. 1944)      La Gare de Savingy-sur-Orge, France

Dolores Marat (French, b. 1944) La Gare de Savingy-sur-Orge, France

Lot:
214
Unsold
 

Dolores Marat (French, b. 1944) La Gare de Savingy-sur-Orge, France, 1985, edition of 10. Identified on a label from The Witkin Gallery, New York, affixed to the frame backing, inscribed and More ...

Joel Meyerowitz (American, b. 1938)      House in the Dune Grass

Joel Meyerowitz (American, b. 1938) House in the Dune Grass

Lot:
215
Sold for:
$720$600

Joel Meyerowitz (American, b. 1938) House in the Dune Grass, 1998, edition of 100. Signed and dated "Joel Meyerowitz 1998" in pencil on the mat face l.r., numbered "41/100" in pencil on the mat More ...

Eliot Porter (American, 1901-1990)      Sculptured Rock, Marble Canyon, Arizona

Eliot Porter (American, 1901-1990) Sculptured Rock, Marble Canyon, Arizona

Lot:
216
Sold for:
$570$475

Eliot Porter (American, 1901-1990) Sculptured Rock, Marble Canyon, Arizona, 1967, printed in an edition of 300 in 1981 for the portfolio ELIOT PORTER IN WILDERNESS. Signed "Eliot Porter" in More ...

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945)      Image

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945) Image

Lot:
217
Sold for:
$660$550

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945) Image from the NUDES IN WATER Series, 1997. Signed and dated "Karin Rosenthal 1997" in pencil on the facing mat l.r. Gelatin silver print, image size 9 1/2 x More ...

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945)      Image

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945) Image

Lot:
218
Sold for:
$338$275

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945) Image from the NUDES IN WATER Series, 1997. Signed and dated "Karin Rosenthal 1997" in pencil on the facing mat l.r. Gelatin silver print, image size 9 7/8 x More ...

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945)      Image

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945) Image

Lot:
219
Sold for:
$540$450

Karin Rosenthal (American, b. 1945) Image from the NUDES IN WATER Series, 1997. Signed and dated "Karin Rosenthal 1997" in pencil on the facing mat l.r. Gelatin silver print, image size 9 7/8 x More ...

Cindy Sherman (American, b. 1954)      In My Garden

Cindy Sherman (American, b. 1954) In My Garden

Lot:
220
Sold for:
$1,440$1,200

Cindy Sherman (American, b. 1954) In My Garden, 1987, edition of 125. Signed, numbered, and dated "Cindy Sherman/69/125 1987" in black ink on the reverse. Chromogenic print, image size 11 7/8 x More ...

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991)      Morelia 8

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Morelia 8

Lot:
221
Sold for:
$2,040$1,700

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Morelia 8, 1955. Signed "Aaron Siskind" in felt-tip pen on the mat l.r., titled, dated, and signed "...Aaron Siskind" in felt-tip pen on the reverse of the More ...

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991)      Four Photographs from the HARLEM DOCUMENT

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Four Photographs from the HARLEM DOCUMENT

Lot:
222
Sold for:
$2,520$2,100

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Four Photographs from the HARLEM DOCUMENT, c. 1936-40, including: Amateur Performer, Apollo Theater, c. 1937-1940; Lafayette Theatre Soldier; c. 1938, More ...

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991)      Four Photographs from THE HARLEM DOCUMENT

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Four Photographs from THE HARLEM DOCUMENT

Lot:
223
Sold for:
$2,520$2,100

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Four Photographs from THE HARLEM DOCUMENT, c. 1939-40, including Woman's Back, c. 1940-41, Grocery, 1940, and Furnished Room to Let, 1940, each from Most More ...

Bradford Washburn (American, 1910-2007)      Mt. McKinley

Bradford Washburn (American, 1910-2007) Mt. McKinley

Lot:
224
Sold for:
$492$400

Bradford Washburn (American, 1910-2007) Mt. McKinley, 1977. Signed and dated "Bradford Washburn 1977" in ballpoint pen or similar on inner mat l.r., titled in ballpoint pen or similar on inner More ...

Cris Alexander (American, 1920-2012)      Portrait of Martha Graham as Medea in Cave of Heart

Cris Alexander (American, 1920-2012) Portrait of Martha Graham as Medea in Cave of Heart

Lot:
301
Sold for:
$270$225

Cris Alexander (American, 1920-2012) Portrait of Martha Graham as Medea in Cave of Heart, 1946 Dedicated and autographed "For...Todd/with gratitude and/affection/Martha Graham" within the More ...

American School, 20th Century      Costume Design for Anna Pavlova

American School, 20th Century Costume Design for Anna Pavlova

Lot:
302
Sold for:
$338$275

American School, 20th Century Costume Design for Anna Pavlova Unsigned, inscribed "Madame Anna Pavlova/deep flesh, crepe de chine, silver, gold + turquoise" in pencil u.r. and l.c. Gouache and More ...

American School, 20th Century      Two Framed Autographed Photographs: Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers from Shall We Dance

American School, 20th Century Two Framed Autographed Photographs: Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers from Shall We Dance

Lot:
303
Sold for:
$600$500

American School, 20th Century Two Framed Autographed Photographs: Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers from Shall We Dance, c. 1937, and Gene Kelly from Singing in the Rain Astaire/Rogers gelatin More ...

Boris Anisfeld (Russian, 1878-1973)      Costume for Sadko

Boris Anisfeld (Russian, 1878-1973) Costume for Sadko

Lot:
304
Sold for:
$4,800$4,000

Boris Anisfeld (Russian, 1878-1973) Costume for Sadko Signed in Cyrillic u.r., numbered and inscribed "N 14/..." u.rl Gouache on paper, 17 3/4 x 13 in. (45.3 x 33.0 cm), unframed. Condition: More ...

Michael Annals (British, 1938-1990)      Set Design for Shadowplay

Michael Annals (British, 1938-1990) Set Design for Shadowplay

Lot:
305
Sold for:
$510$425

Michael Annals (British, 1938-1990) Set Design for Shadowplay Signed and dated "Michael Annals Jan 67" l.r., inscribed "Royal Opera House - Covent Garden/The Royal Ballet - 'Shadow More ...

Horace Armistead (American, 1898-1980)      Costume Design for Son   in Far Harbour

Horace Armistead (American, 1898-1980) Costume Design for Son in Far Harbour

Lot:
306
Sold for:
$120$100

Horace Armistead (American, 1898-1980) Costume Design for Son in Far Harbour, 1948 Signed and dated "H Armistead 1948" l.r., inscribed "DARK HARBOUR/SON" u.l. and u.r., and with construction More ...

Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924)      Costume Design for the Marchioness (Hunting) in THE SLEEPING BEAUTY

Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924) Costume Design for the Marchioness (Hunting) in THE SLEEPING BEAUTY

Lot:
307
Sold for:
$66,000$55,000

Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924) Costume Design for the Marchioness (Hunting) in THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, 1921 Signed and dated "Leon Bakst 1921" l.r., identified on labels (see below) affixed to the More ...

Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924)      Costume Design for Papillons: Une Dame

Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924) Costume Design for Papillons: Une Dame

Lot:
308
Sold for:
$18,000$15,000

Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924) Costume Design for Papillons: Une Dame Signed and dated "Bakst/1912" c.r., inscribed "Papillons" u.r., identified on copies of detatched exhibition labels (see More ...

After Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924)      Parody of Nijinsky in L'après-midi d'un faune   [The Afternoon of a Faun]

After Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924) Parody of Nijinsky in L'après-midi d'un faune [The Afternoon of a Faun]

Lot:
309
Sold for:
$2,640$2,200

After Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866-1924) Parody of Nijinsky in L'après-midi d'un faune [The Afternoon of a Faun] Bears inscription and date "BOOKST 13-" l.r. and "Leon Bakst 1913" on the More ...

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994)      Costume Design for Judith Jamison as Bessie Smith   in The Mooche

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994) Costume Design for Judith Jamison as Bessie Smith in The Mooche

Lot:
310
Sold for:
$1,140$950

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994) Costume Design for Judith Jamison as Bessie Smith in The Mooche, Alvin Ailey Dance Company, 1975 Signed and dated "barcelo 75©" l.r., identified in More ...

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994)      Costume Design for Judith Jamison in Spells

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994) Costume Design for Judith Jamison in Spells

Lot:
311
Sold for:
$431$350

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994) Costume Design for Judith Jamison in Spells Signed and dated "BARCELO 82" l.r., inscribed "Alvin Ailey/Spells" u.l. and "Judith Jamison" u.r. More ...

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994)      Costume Design for Kevin McKenzie as a Cowboy in Piece d'Occasion

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994) Costume Design for Kevin McKenzie as a Cowboy in Piece d'Occasion

Lot:
312
Sold for:
$308$250

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994) Costume Design for Kevin McKenzie as a Cowboy in Piece d'Occasion, at The Paris Opera Ballet and American Ballet Theater Gala, 1986 Signed and dated More ...

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994)      Costume Design for Martine van Hamel as a Majorette in Piece d'Occasion

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994) Costume Design for Martine van Hamel as a Majorette in Piece d'Occasion

Lot:
313
Sold for:
$120$100

Randy Barceló (Cuban/American, 1946-1994) Costume Design for Martine van Hamel as a Majorette in Piece d'Occasion, at The Paris Opera Ballet and American Ballet Theater Gala, 1986 Signed and More ...

Betty Palash Barrett (American, d. 2001)      Martha Graham

Betty Palash Barrett (American, d. 2001) Martha Graham

Lot:
314
Sold for:
$923$750

Betty Palash Barrett (American, d. 2001) Martha Graham Unsigned. Bronze with a brown patina, height 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm), on a black metal plinth. Condition: Surface dust and dirt. N.B. More ...