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Auction 3072B

January 26, 2018 10:00AM

01-26-2018 01-26-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Heinrich Kühn (Austrian, 1866-1944)      Portrait of Hans Kühn

Heinrich Kühn (Austrian, 1866-1944) Portrait of Hans Kühn

Lot:
89
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Heinrich Kühn (Austrian, 1866-1944) Portrait of Hans Kühn, c. 1905. Unsigned, identified on a label from Robert Miller Gallery, New York, affixed to the backing. Gum bichromate print on More ...

Ralph Steiner (American, 1899-1986)      Four Photographs:   Vanderbilt Garage

Ralph Steiner (American, 1899-1986) Four Photographs: Vanderbilt Garage

Lot:
90
Unsold
 

Ralph Steiner (American, 1899-1986) Four Photographs: Vanderbilt Garage, 1924, Boy on Bike Below Brooklyn Bridge, 1921-22, Fence Post with Barbed Wire, 1929, and Clouds, Monhegan, c. 1964, each More ...

Albert Renger-Patzsch (German, 1897-1966)      Bird's-eye Factory View

Albert Renger-Patzsch (German, 1897-1966) Bird's-eye Factory View

Lot:
91
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Albert Renger-Patzsch (German, 1897-1966) Bird's-eye Factory View, c. 1926. Stamped "RENGER-FOTO D.W.B./ESSEN, GOETHESTR. 41" in blue ink on the verso u.r. and titled and dated in pencil on the More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Winnowing Grain, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Winnowing Grain, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico

Lot:
92
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Winnowing Grain, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1929, printed 1973-77. Signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil on the mount l.r., titled and dated with the artist's stamp More ...

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971)      Manhattan Skyline with Chrysler Building

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971) Manhattan Skyline with Chrysler Building

Lot:
93
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971) Manhattan Skyline with Chrysler Building, 1920s-30s. Signed "Samuel H. Gottscho" in pencil l.r., numbered "17481" in pencil within the artist's stamp on the More ...

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971)      View of the East River, Looking South, New York City

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971) View of the East River, Looking South, New York City

Lot:
94
Sold for:
$738$600

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971) View of the East River, Looking South, New York City, 1920s-30s. Signed "Samuel H. Gottscho" in pencil l.r., numbered "17482" in pencil within artist's More ...

Edward W. Quigley (American, 1898-1977)      Three Photographs of Circus Subjects: Clown ,  Performing Horses

Edward W. Quigley (American, 1898-1977) Three Photographs of Circus Subjects: Clown , Performing Horses

Lot:
95
Unsold
 

Edward W. Quigley (American, 1898-1977) Three Photographs of Circus Subjects: Clown, Performing Horses, and Acrobats, 1930s. Each stamped "PHOTOGRAPH BY/EDWARD QUIGLEY/4231 WALNUT More ...

Margaret Bourke-White (American, 1904-1971)      U.S.S. Airship Akron, World's Largest Airship

Margaret Bourke-White (American, 1904-1971) U.S.S. Airship Akron, World's Largest Airship

Lot:
96
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Margaret Bourke-White (American, 1904-1971) U.S.S. Airship Akron, World's Largest Airship, 1931. Signed "Bourke-White" in ink l.r. Toned gelatin silver print, sight size 17 1/4 x 22 7/8 in. More ...

Alexander Alland (Ukrainian/American, 1902-1989)      The Old Bridge  /South Street, New York City

Alexander Alland (Ukrainian/American, 1902-1989) The Old Bridge /South Street, New York City

Lot:
97
Sold for:
$584$475

Alexander Alland (Ukrainian/American, 1902-1989) The Old Bridge/South Street, New York City, 1938. Signed and dated "Alexander Alland..." in blue ink on the verso l.l., titled in pencil on the More ...

Gyula Halász, called Brassaï (Hungarian/French, 1899-1984)      Market Porter, Les Halles

Gyula Halász, called Brassaï (Hungarian/French, 1899-1984) Market Porter, Les Halles

Lot:
98
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Gyula Halász, called Brassaï (Hungarian/French, 1899-1984) Market Porter, Les Halles, 1939, printed later, from A Portfolio of Ten Photographs by Brassaï, published by Witkin-Berley Ltd., New More ...

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991)      Edward Hopper

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) Edward Hopper

Lot:
99
Sold for:
$677$550

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) Edward Hopper, 1948, printed later, from the portfolio Berenice Abbott: 10 Photographs, published by Witkin-Berley Ltd., New York, 1976. Signed "BERENICE More ...

Wright Morris (American, 1910-1998)      Faulkner Country, Near Oxford, Mississippi

Wright Morris (American, 1910-1998) Faulkner Country, Near Oxford, Mississippi

Lot:
100
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Wright Morris (American, 1910-1998) Faulkner Country, Near Oxford, Mississippi, 1939, probably printed later. Signed "Wright Morris" in pencil on the verso l.r., dedicated "to Bill/from Wright More ...

Arnold Newman (American, 1918-2006)      Violins, Philadelphia

Arnold Newman (American, 1918-2006) Violins, Philadelphia

Lot:
101
Unsold
 

Arnold Newman (American, 1918-2006) Violins, Philadelphia, 1941, printed later. Titled, dated, dedicated, and signed "...For Betty - and possibly Stu as well, with our love Augusta & Arnold...© More ...

Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971)      Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman

Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971) Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman

Lot:
102
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971) Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman, c. 1943-44. Unsigned. Gelatin silver print, image/sheet size 4 9/16 x 6 11/16 in. (11.4 x 16.8 cm), matted, unframed. More ...

Arthur Fellig, called Weegee (Austrian/American, 1899-1968)      Three Photographs: Dancing Couple ,  Children at the Palace Theatre

Arthur Fellig, called Weegee (Austrian/American, 1899-1968) Three Photographs: Dancing Couple , Children at the Palace Theatre

Lot:
103
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Arthur Fellig, called Weegee (Austrian/American, 1899-1968) Three Photographs: Dancing Couple, Children at the Palace Theatre, and Dancer Backstage, 1940s. Each with the photographer's credit More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Graduation Dress, Yosemite Valley, California

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Graduation Dress, Yosemite Valley, California

Lot:
104
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Graduation Dress, Yosemite Valley, California, 1948, printed later, from Portfolio VI, published by Parasol Press, LTD., New York, 1974. Signed "Ansel Adams" in More ...

Minor White (American, 1908-1976)      Two Photographs: Coastal View, California

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Two Photographs: Coastal View, California

Lot:
105
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Two Photographs: Coastal View, California and Robert Bright, San Pedro Point Marker, California, from the series Song Without Words, c. 1947. Numbered "19" and More ...

Max Yavno (American, 1911-1985)      Leg, Olympic Boulevard, Hollywood

Max Yavno (American, 1911-1985) Leg, Olympic Boulevard, Hollywood

Lot:
106
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Max Yavno (American, 1911-1985) Leg, Olympic Boulevard, Hollywood, 1949, printed later. Signed "yavno" in pencil l.r. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 13 5/16 x 10 3/8 More ...

George Daniell (American, 1911-2002)      Georgia O'Keeffe with Skulls

George Daniell (American, 1911-2002) Georgia O'Keeffe with Skulls

Lot:
107
Sold for:
$584$475

George Daniell (American, 1911-2002) Georgia O'Keeffe with Skulls, 1952, printed later. Signed "Daniell" in pencil on the mat l.r., signed "George Daniell" on the verso. Gelatin silver print, More ...

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924)      Men Reading Newspapers at a Club

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Men Reading Newspapers at a Club

Lot:
108
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Men Reading Newspapers at a Club, late 1950s, printed later. Signed "R. Frank" in black ink l.r., "COPYRIGHT ©" stamp inscribed "Robert Frank 1979" in ink on the More ...

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924)      Waiting and Watching

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Waiting and Watching

Lot:
109
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Waiting and Watching, 1950s-60s, printed later. Signed "R. Frank" in black ink on the verso l.r., "COPYRIGHT ©" stamp inscribed "Robert Frank 1979" in ink on the More ...

Minor White (American, 1908-1976)      Burned Mirror

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Burned Mirror

Lot:
110
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Burned Mirror, 1959, from the sequence Sound of One Hand, 1965. Unsigned, identified on a label from the Carl Siembab Gallery of Photography, Boston, affixed to More ...

Minor White (American, 1908-1976)      Two Icicles

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Two Icicles

Lot:
111
Sold for:
$800$650

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Two Icicles, 1960, from the sequence Steely the Barb of Infinity. Inscribed, dated, and signed "From Steely the Barb of Infinity...Minor White" in pencil on the More ...

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993)      Mono Lake

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Mono Lake

Lot:
112
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Mono Lake, 1955, printed 1989. Signed "Brett Weston" in pencil on the mount l.r., numbered "20/25" in pencil on the mount l.l. Gelatin silver print mounted to More ...

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993)      Ice Abstraction

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Ice Abstraction

Lot:
113
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Ice Abstraction. Signed and dated "Brett Weston 1962" in pencil on the mount recto l.r. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 7 5/8 x 9 5/8 More ...

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993)      Wharf Piles

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Wharf Piles

Lot:
114
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Wharf Piles, 1968, printed 1989. Signed "Brett Weston" in pencil on the mount l.r., numbered "20/25" in pencil on the mount l.l. Gelatin silver print mounted More ...

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993)      Japan

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Japan

Lot:
115
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Japan, 1970, printed 1989. Signed "Brett Weston" in pencil on the mount l.r., numbered "20/25" in pencil on the mount l.l. Gelatin silver print mounted to More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Liliane de Cock

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Liliane de Cock

Lot:
116
Sold for:
$554$450

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Liliane de Cock, 1970. Signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil on the mount l.r., titled and dated within an Ansel Adams, Carmel, California, stamp on the reverse of the More ...

Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999)      Cape Cod

Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999) Cape Cod

Lot:
117
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999) Cape Cod, 1972, printed 1980. Signed "Harry Callahan" in pencil below the image l.r., numbered "I/21" in pencil below the image l.l., signed, titled, dated, More ...

William Clift (American, b. 1944)      Placitas, New Mexico

William Clift (American, b. 1944) Placitas, New Mexico

Lot:
118
Sold for:
$677$550

William Clift (American, b. 1944) Placitas, New Mexico, 1973. Signed "William Clift" in pencil on the mount l.r. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 7 1/4 x 9 5/8 in. (18.3 More ...