22 July 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 7,000
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
Hammers (Williams College 13)
offset lithograph, 1970, on two sheets of Hodgkinson handmade (diptych), signed and dated in white crayon, numbered 47/53 (there were also 10 artist's proofs), published by Petersburg Press, London, the full sheets, the right sheet with a printing crease in the lower image, otherwise in very good condition, each sheet framed; together with Silhouette Black Boots on Brown Paper (W.C. 93), lithograph, 1972, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 79/100 (there were also 20 artist's proofs), framed; and Tinsnip (W.C. 145), etching and lithograph, 1973, signed and dated in pencil, annotated 'A/P' (one of 10 artist's proofs, the edition was 34)
Overall: 26 x 32 in. (660 x 813 mm.) (4)
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