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Spring Fine Art Auction

Saturday May 19th, 2018 at noon

Illustration precedes description

 

 

 

1

Yaacov Agam (b. 1928) Israeli

B-9, Agamograph (color lithograph laminated to holographic plastic), signed in ink, numbered 16/25 HC (hors commerce), sight 13 ½ x 13 ½”, full margins, framed.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

2

Sunol Alvar (b. 1935) Spain (two)

DANCER/SERENADE; VIOLINIST, two color lithographs, both signed in pencil, from the edition of 250, images 8 ¼ x 8” & 7 ¾ x 8 ½”, full margins, both framed with glass. (2)

Pale toning, otherwise both in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

3

Richard Anuszkiewicz (b. 1930) New Jersey

UNTITLED, 1986, color screenprint, signed in pencil, numbered 20/45, image 24 x 24”, full margins, framed with glass.

Mild cockling, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

4

Michael Gottlieb Aram (1908-1998) Russian/ French

UNTITLED, 1956, color pastel on paper, signed and dated upper left, sight 6 x 9 ½”, framed.

In good apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

5

Michael Gottlieb Aram (1908-1998) Russian/ French

UNTITLED, 1955, color pastel on paper, signed and dated upper right, sight 9 ¼ x 10 ½”, framed.

In good apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

6

David Armstrong (1954-2014) New York

FENWAY SUMMER, BOSTON, 1999, color Cibachrome, artist-mounted to museum board, signed and dated and numbered 3/7 on verso, sheet 37 x 26 ½”, framed. Provenance: Livet Reichard, New York.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

7

Art Glass by Moshe Bursunker (20th/ 21st Century)

Maroon and blue clear to color glass vase with gourd shaped body and tall thin neck, signed and dated 2006, height 24 ¼” and diameter 10 ½”, with 38 ½” tall metal stand, overall 63 ½” tall.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

8

Artist Unidentified (20th Century)

UNTITLED TWO ANIMALS AND HUMAN HEAD, engraved metal plate possibly for printing, 17 x 24”, mounted to wood.

Some scuffs and oxidation, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

9

Alexander Astahov (b. 1955) Russian

INTERIOR WITH PAINTINGS, acrylic painting on canvas, signed lower left, 12 x 16 ½”, framed.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

10

Francis Bacon (1909-1992) Irish

TRIPTYCH (AFTER THE LEFT PANEL OF TRIPTYCH IN MEMORY OF GEORGE DYER), 1975, offset color lithograph, signed in marker (faded), numbered 75/200 in pencil, image 29 ½ x 22”, full margins, framed with glass.

Some creases and soft handling creases lower right area, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $3000/6000

Starting Bid $1500

 

 

 

11

Robert Beauchamp (b. 1923) Colorado

DANCING HORSES, oil painting on paper, signed lower left, 23 x 30”, framed with glass. Provenance: Art Resource Group, Irvine.

Some small (studio?) losses in corners, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

12

Robert Beauchamp (b. 1923) Colorado

FIGURES WITH HORSES, oil painting on paper, signed lower left, 22 ¾ x 30”, framed with glass. Provenance: Art Resource Group, Irvine.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

13

Eugene Berman (1899-1972) American (three)

PISAN FANTASY IN BLUE, 1951, lithograph, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 70/100, image 13 x 9 ½”, sheet 18 x 13”; FLAMING COLUMN, 1951, lithograph, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 12/25, sheet 17 x 12 ½”; VERONA, 1951, color lithograph, signed and dated in pencil, image 15 ¼ x 11 ½”, sheet 21 ¼ x 15 ¾”; All printed by Kistler with blind stamp lower left. (3)

One with a few creases and soft handling creases in margins, otherwise all in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

14

Eugene Berman (1899-1972) American (three)

PISAN FANTASY, 1951, two lithographs, each signed and dated in pencil, numbered 77/100 & 12/100, sheets 17 x 12 ½” & 17 ½ x 13”; NOCTURNAL CATHEDRAL, 1951, lithograph, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 62/66, sheet 16 ¼ x 12”, all printed by Kistler with blind stamp. (3)

One with a few soft handling creases, otherwise all in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

15

Philippe Bertho (b. 1970) French

PIN-UP, color screenprint on panel, signed and numbered 54/185 in gold ink, 40 x 30”, with Martin Lawrence Gallery label on verso of frame.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $400/600

Starting Bid $200

 

 

 

16

Hans Burkhardt (1904-1994) Californian

ABSTRACTED FORM, 1963, color pastel on paper, signed and dated, 25 x 19”, framed. Provenance: Art Resource Group, Irvine.

Some creases at sheet edges one possibly a small tear, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

17

Karen Carson (b. 1943) Californian

BIRTH THANK YOU DEATH collage with ink and whiteout on paper, signed lower right, 10 ½ x 6 ¾”, framed with glass.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

18

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Russian/ French

BLUE PROFILE (M.647), 1972, color lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 10/50, published by Maeght, printed by Mourlot, image 23 5/8 x 17 ¾”, full margins, framed with glass.

Some toning, possible minor color attenuation, small stain in margins, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $5000/8000

Starting Bid $2500

 

 

 

19

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Russian/ French

CHAGALL by JACQUES LASSAIGNE 1957 (M.192-205, 207), softbound book with fourteen lithographs including cover, four double page format and seven single page format, Maeght Editeur, from the edition of 6000, printed by Mourlot, text in French, with color and black & white plates. Note: M.206 is a variant of M.205 and was never included in these books.

M.203 has creases right sheet edge, over with some wear on spine, otherwise in good aged condition with some natural toning.

Auction Estimate $800/1200

Starting Bid $400

 

 

 

20

Jean Charlot (1898-1979) French Mexico

KEI VITI: TUKU DERUA (Bamboo Player) (M. 727), 1978, color lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 148/150, printed by Kistler with blind stamp, image 20 x 16”, sheet 26 x 20”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

21

Jean Charlot (1898-1979) French Mexico

KEI VITI: VAKA TAGI DERUA (Musical Bamboo) (M. 727), 1978, color lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 142/150, printed by Kistler with blind stamp, image 16 x 20”, sheet 20 x 26”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

22

Jean Charlot (1898-1979) French Mexico

KEI VITI: QARAVI YAGONA (Kava Ceremony) (M. 726), 1978, color lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 138/150, printed by Kistler with blind stamp, image 20 x 16”, sheet 26 x 20”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

23

Jules Cheret (1836-1932) French

AMOURS EN AUTOME (Cherubs), oil painting on linen with natural texturing, 20 ½ x 59 ¼”, framed. Provenance: Galerie Michael Beverly Hills gifted to a Santa Barbara Museum.

In good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $5000/10,000

Starting Bid $2500

 

 

 

24

Constantine Cherkas (1919-2011) Russian/ Californian (four)

LANDSCAPES (2); ABSTRACTS (2), four oil paintings on canvas board or panel, each signed, sizes from 12 x 16” to 9 x 12”, each framed. (4)

Landscapes in good studio condition, both Abstracts with hazing, one with small accretions and nicks, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $400/800

Starting Bid $200

 

 

 

25

Bruce Cohen (b. 1953) Californian

INTERIOR STILL LIFE, 1998, color screenprint, signed and dated in pencil and inscribed PP #2 (printer’s proof), image 26 ¾ x 21 ½”, full margins, framed.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

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