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    Sale 12204

    Photographs

    5 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 203

    Peter Beard (B. 1938)

    Margritte Rammé and world record bull ele. ivories, 1976

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Peter Beard (B. 1938)
    Margritte Rammé and world record bull ele. ivories, 1976
    diptych: 2 gelatin silver prints affixed together, printed later
    signed, titled, dated and inscribed in white ink, with blood and black ink applied throughout (recto); credited, titled and dated on affixed label (frame backing board)
    image/adjoined sheets: 24 x 32 1/8 in. (60.9 x 81.5 cm.)
    overall: 30 3/4 x 38 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. (78.2 x 97.9 x 5.9 cm.)


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    Provenance

    New York Academy of Art, Take Home a Nude, charity auction, 1999;
    acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collector