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The Anne Cole Estate Beverly Hills

Auction May 6th, 2017

  

 

 

101

Greek Artist (20th Century)

UNTITLED, 1962, impasto painting on panel, signed and dated on verso, 7 x 9 ¾”, framed, dust accumulation and what appears to be natural flaking, in good studio condition.  $100/200

 

 

 

102

J. Barry Greene (1895-1966) New York

NICE, FRANCE 1930, watercolor on paper, signed and dated lower left, sight 15 ½ x 12 ½”, framed with glass, in apparently good studio condition.  $500/1200

 

 

 

103

Philippe Halsman (1906-1979) & Richard D’Amour (2) (three)

Philippe Halsman MINNIE GARRETT, gelatin silver print, 13 ½ x 10 ¾”, artist’s stamp on verso, with minor edge wear, a few tiny accretions visible at certain angles in raking light; Richard D’Amour NUDE ON BIRD SCULPTURE, 1972, silver gelatin print, signed and dated in pencil, 16 x 20”, small crescent crease in center visible at certain angles in raking light; LANDSCAPE, 1975, sepia-toned photograph, signed and dated and numbered 6/50, sheet 14 x 11”; Otherwise all in good condition. (3)  $200/400

 

 

 

104

Frederick Hart (1943-1999) American

SPIRITA (CH.64), 1988, acrylic resin sculpture, signed and numbered 5/350, height 15”, a few surface scuffs below the legs, otherwise in good condition.  $2000/3000

 

 

 

105

Frederick Hart (1943-1999) American

ECHO OF SILENCE(CH.87), 1992, polyester resin with acrylic resin sculpture, signed and numbered 50/350, height 22”, in good condition. Note: this is Hart’s first mixed media sculpture.  $2000/3000

 

 

 

106

Frederick Hart (1943-1999) American

EX NIHILO FRAGMENT #2, 2002, cast bronze sculpture with golden patina, signed and numbered 38/65, size 38 x 33 x 11”, mounted to black marble base, 4 x 29 x 16”, comes with custom black stand, 39 ¾ x 31 x 19”, overall height with base and stand 82”. Weight: extremely heavy.  $10,000/20,000

 

 

 

107

Greg Hawthorne (20th Century) Californian

UNTITLED, acrylic painting on constructed wood panel, signed lower left, 12 x 24”, framed, with minor surface soiling and dust accumulation, otherwise in good studio condition.  $200/400

 

 

 

108

Jules Herve (1887-1981) French

CHILDREN PICKING FLOWERS, oil painting on canvas, signed lower right, 13 x 16”, framed, in good studio condition.  $400/600

 

 

 

109

Jules Herve (1887-1981) French

CHILDREN PLAYING, oil painting on canvas, signed lower right, 9 x 11”, framed, in good studio condition.  $200/400

 

 

 

110

Camille Hilaire (1916-2004) French (two)

JOCKY; NUDE, two color lithographs, each signed in pencil and inscribed E. A. (artist’ proofs), images 18 ¾ x 26 ½” & 19 ½ x 25 ½”, both with full margins and framed with glass, Nude with some faint discoloration, otherwise both in apparently good condition. (2)  $200/400

 

 

 

111

Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) New York

NOAH (John Huston), lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 14/250, image 15 ½ x 21”, full margins, framed with non-glare glass, in apparently good condition.  $500/1000

 

 

 

112

Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) New York

HUMPHREY BOGART & LAUREN BACALL, etching, signed in pencil, numbered 13/95 Roman numerals, image 13 ½ x 10”, full margins, ES blind stamp lower right corner, framed with glass, a few soft handling creases, minor discoloration, otherwise in apparently good condition.  $500/1000

 

 

 

113

Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) New York

WOODY ALLEN & DIANE KEATON, etching, signed in pencil, numbered 88/200, plate 13 x 9 ¾”, full margins, framed with glass, pale discoloration speckles throughout, some toning on the verso, otherwise in apparently good condition.  $500/1000

 

 

 

114

David Hockney (b. 1937) British/ Californian

STANDING FIGURE intended for the portfolio Illustrations for Fourteen Poems from C. P. Cavafy, 1966-67, etching on wove paper with large margins, a rare proof of an image not published in the portfolio, there are probably few in existence, image 13 ¾ x 9”, sheet 22 ¼ x 15 ¼”, extremely pale discoloration at sheet edges, two old linen hinges on verso from previous framing, otherwise in good condition.  $1000/2000

 

 

 

115

Hans Hofmann (1880-1966) Germany/ New York (six)

LETTERS, three hand-written correspondence from Hofmann to ‘Mona’, the first dated 1940, one a two-page double sided, and two one page double sided, all three in English and hand signed; A 1942 hand-written letter to Mona on Hans Hofmann School of Fine Arts stationery, two sheets double-sided, in English, hand signed; A typed letter to Mona, one page double sided, in English, hand signed; A typed letter to Mona, dated 1932, one two sided page and one one-sided page, in German, hand signed; All pages 8 ½ x 11”. We would like to thank Mr. James Yohe of Ameringer McEnery Yohe New York for his review and analysis of these documents.(6)  $1000/3000

 

 

 

116

Hans Hofmann (1880-1966) Germany/ New York (seven)

A hand-written correspondence in German on the back-sided of Professor Hoffmann’s advanced composition color key typed in English, 8 ½ x 11”; A hand-written two-sided page and a single side page with notes and drawings in pencil, numbered 1-3 top center, all pages 8 ½ x 11”; Three single-side pages with notes and drawings on note pad pages, 6 ¼ x 4 ¼”, one with loss upper right corner; A 1954 hand-written Christmas and New Year’s note, signed and dated, with original envelope addressed to Norman Lapworth of Los Angeles, with hand signed return address in pen, 3 x 4”.  We would like to thank Mr. James Yohe of Ameringer McEnery Yohe New York for his review and analysis of these documents. (7)  $1000/3000

 

 

 

117

Mingzhe Huang (b. 1948) Chinese

WOMAN SEWING, c.1987, oil painting on canvas, signed lower right, 23 ½ x 23 ½”, framed, in good studio condition.  $3000/6000

 

 

 

118

Mingzhe Huang (b. 1948) Chinese

FISHING NET MAKER, c.1987, oil painting on canvas, signed lower right, 23 ½ x 23 ½”, framed, in good studio condition.  $3000/6000

 

 

 

119

Ralph Huslett (1915-1974) Californian

BRIDGE OVER WETLANDS, watercolor on paper, signed lower right, 15 x 21”, framed with glass, in apparently good studio condition.  $500/1000

 

 

 

120

American Illustrator (mid-20th Century)

HIP COUPLE AT THE MARINA, oil painting on canvas, signed lower left, 30 x 15”, discardable frame, minor surface soiling, speckling and soiling on verso, otherwise in good studio condition.  $200/400

 

 

 

121

David Janet (?) (20th Century)

BOAT, gelatin silver print, signed in pencil and numbered 14/75 on mat, sight 15 ½ x 19 ½”, framed, in apparently good condition.  $100/200

 

 

 

122

Marcel Janko & Menashe Kadishman (three)

Marcel Janko GOAT; UNTITLED, two color lithographs, each signed in design and numbered 14/300 & 154/300 in pencil, image 18 x 24 ½”, full margins, Goat with discoloration spots in margins, the second with discoloration, both framed with glass; Menashe Kadisman GOAT, 1982, color screenprint with collage, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 68/100, sight 34 x 23”, framed with glass, some discoloration speckles, toning near sheet edge at mat; Otherwise all in apparently good condition. (3)  $200/400

 

 

 

123

Mario Jason (b. 1938) Argentinean

AURORA, 1989, a life size bronze sculpture with cold painting, signed, dated, titled and numbered 1/12, mounted to green marble base, overall 81 ¾” tall, some tarnish and minor discoloration, otherwise in good studio condition. Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the current owner.  $10,000/20,000

 

 

 

124

Jean Kevorkian (b. 1933) French

WINGHAM KENT, oil painting on canvas, signed lower left, 18 x 24”, framed, in good studio condition. Provenance: Simic Gallery, Carmel.  $400/800

 

 

 

125

Lyman Kipp (1919-2014) Florida7

UNTITLED, 1980, oil painting on paper, signed and dated lower center, 29 ½ x 43 ¼”, framed, a few soft handling creases, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.  Provenance: Ianuzzi Gallery, Phoenix.  $500/1000

 

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