31 July 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 9,375
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
STUART DAVIS (1892-1964)
Study for a Drawing; Ivy League; and Natural Scene (Cole 25 & 26; not in Cole)
three screenprints in colors, circa 1955, on wove papers, (C. 26) signed in ink, each a proof aside from the edition of unknown size (the edition for [C. 25] was 100), (C. 25) with the 'Library of Floriano Vecchi' blindstamp, each with full margins (C. 25 on an untrimmed sheet), each with minor surface soiling and a few soft handling creases, each with pale time staining, (C. 25) with the palest mat staining, Natural Scene with printing inconsistency in the blue inks (particularly the lower right corner), otherwise each in very good condition
each Scr. 7¼ x 7¾ in. (184 x 197 mm.) and smaller
each S. 12 x 16 in. (305 x 406 mm.) and smaller (3)
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Please note that C. 26 is not signed in ink as indicated in the catalogue.
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