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Auction Saturday February 22nd, 2020 @ noon

 

Illustration precedes description

 

 

 

26

Laszlo Bornemisza (1910/1916-1995) Hungarian (two)

YOUNG GIRL IN RED STRIPED DRESS; SURREAL CITYSCAPE; two oil paintings and mixed media on board, the first with impasto, each signed, sights 6 x 5 ½”, frames 11 ¾ x 11”. (2)

Both with hairline cracks, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

27

Laszlo Bornemisza (1910/1916-1995) Hungarian

PEOPLE OUTSIDE TOWN, oil painting with gold leaf on Masonite, signed lower left, 6 x 8”, frame 11 x 13” with glass.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

28

Laszlo Bornemisza (1910/1916-1995) Hungarian

ROOF TOPS, oil painting on canvas, signed lower right, 20 x 24”, frame 27 x 31 ½”.

Some drying cracks, some hairline cracks, some yellowing in lacquer, surface soiling, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

29

Laszlo Bornemisza (1910/1916-1995) Hungarian

THE RIDE, oil painting with gold leaf on canvas, signed upper right, with a circular stamp on verso, 35 ½ x 23 ½”, frame 37 x 25”.

Losses at perimeter, hairline cracks, stretcher bar impressions, some small chips, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

30

Laszlo Bornemisza (1910/1916-1995) Hungarian

YELLOW SUN, oil painting on Masonite, signed lower left, 12 x 16”, frame 18 x 22”.

Some yellowing in lacquer, surface soiling, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

31

Laszlo Bornemisza (1910/1916-1995) Hungarian

CHILD WITH HAT, oil painting on Masonite, signed lower left, 16 x 12”, frame 22 x 18”.

Some yellowing in lacquer, some flaking in bird’s head lower left, some surface soiling, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

32

Laszlo Bornemisza (1910/1916-1995) Hungarian

RAINBOW oil painting and gold leaf on panel, signed lower right, 12 x 16”, frame 14 x 18”.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

33

Laszlo Bornemisza (1910/1916-1995) Hungarian

MOUNTAIN, oil painting and gold leaf on panel, signed lower right, 19 ¾ x 13 ¾”, frame 24 ¾ x 18 ¾”.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

34

Ray Bradbury (1920-2012) American (3) John Updike (1) (four)

TO IRELAND…, 1983, three of the same poem, each letterpress on paper, all signed and dated in ink, one with character face drawing, sheets approximately 14 ¾ x 10 ¼”; John Updike A PEAR LIKE A POTATO, 1986, letterpress and offset lithograph illustrations by Irving Block, signed in ink and numbered B, from the edition of 126, printed by Santa Susana Press, sheet 22 x 14 ¼”. (4)

All in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

35

Karen Brock Studio (20th Century) Oregon

FEATHERED MASK, in Plexiglas box, with studio tag on verso, overall 24 x 27 x 5”.

Some minor scuffs to box, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

36

Attributed to Karen Brock Studio (20th Century) Oregon

PEACOCK FEATHERED MASK, in Plexiglas box, overall 20 ½ x 27 ½ x 4”

A few small scrapes to box, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

37

Attributed to Karen Brock Studio (20th Century) Oregon (three)

RIBBON & FEATHER MASK, in Plexiglas box, overall 38 x 22 x 7”; BLUE MASK, mixed media in Plexiglas box, overall 15 ½ x 15 ½ x 3”; EXOTIC FAN, feather, leather and beads and mixed media, with velveteen wall mount for display, overall 32 x 19 x 4”. (3)

The first with two small cracks in Plexi upper left; The second with a few loose beads; The third with some erosion to the features mainly visible on backside: Otherwise all in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

38

William Brun (20th Century) American

HOMAGE TO ARTISTS, 1990, acrylic painting on canvas, signed and dated lower right, 40 x 72”, frame 42 x 74 ½”.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

39

Hans Burkhardt (1904-1994) Swiss/ American

THE COUPLE, 1989, color pastel on paper, signed and dated lower center right, sight 19 ½ x 15”, frame 27 x 22 ½” with glass.

Fingerprints lower left, discoloration at perimeter at mat, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

40

Hans Burkhardt (1904-1994) Swiss/ American

WOMAN AND FISH, 1978, color pastel on paper, signed and dated lower right, 24 ¾ x 18 ¾” including frame with glass.

Smudges, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

41

Hans Burkhardt (1904-1994) Swiss/ American (eight)

VARIOUS, 1971-1991, eight, each a linoleum cut print, each signed and dated in pencil, various editions numbers, all with artist’s blind stamp, sheets 15 x 20 ½” to 4 ¼ x 7”. (8)

Two with toning, others with some minor condition issues, otherwise all in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

42

Hans Burkhardt (1904-1994) Swiss/ American (four)

VARIOUS, 1970-1976, four, each a color linoleum cut print, each signed and dated and numbered in pencil, from numbered editions of 5 to 30, all with artist’s blind stamp, sheets 26 x 17 ¾” to 13 x 20”. (4)

One with toning, others with some minor condition issues, otherwise all in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

43

Hans Burkhardt (1904-1994) Swiss/ American (three)

VARIOUS, 1972-1974, three, each a color linoleum cut print, each signed and dated and numbered 4/4, 3/8, 4/10 in pencil, one dedicated, all with artist’s blind stamp, sheets 18 x 20 ¼” to 15 ½ x 23 ½”. (3)

All in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

44

Albert Buscaglia (1938-2015) Texas, Jeanne Jo L’Heureux & Jan Hoffman (three)

Albert Buscaglia UNTITLED watercolor and ink drawing collage on paper, signed lower right, 6 ¾ x 10”, frame 19 x 23” with glass; Jeanne Jo L’Heureux (b. 1947) INCLEN #12, 1990, oil painting on gesso coated paper, possibly signed on verso, 7 x 8”, frame 17 ¼ x 18 ¼” with glass; Jan Hoffman MOVEMENTS, circa 1965, ink drawing on paper, signed lower center right, 9 x 12”, frame 21 ½ x 26” with glass. Provenance: Antal Fine Art, Los Angeles. (3)

Hoffman with slight perimeter toning, otherwise all in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/300

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

45

Gerard Cabus (b. 1928) French

NATURE MORTE, 1967, oil painting on canvas, signed and dated upper left, signed and dated and titled on verso, 29 x 36 ¼”.

Minor edge wear, minor surface soiling, some hairline cracks, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

46

Peter Calaboyias (b. 1940) Greek

UNTITLED, oil painting on canvas, signed upper right, overall 33 ¼ x 31” with slat frame.

A few scuffs, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $150/250

Starting Bid $75

 

  

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48

California Artist Unidentified (19th/20th Century)

STILL LIFE WITH CHRYSANTHEMUMS, oil painting on oval canvas, signed C. Billey? and dated 19*6 lower right, 24 x 29”, frame 27 x 33”, with Bluebird Gallery, Laguna Beach labels on verso.

In good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

49

John Carter (1748-1817) England

ANCIENT ARCHITECTURE OF ENGLAND, Part 1, 1806, hardbound book with leather and marbleized cover, with approximately 120 etchings, most if not all initials and dated in the plate, printed by W. Bulmer and Co., Cleveland-Row, St. James.

Some areas if mildew mainly towards the end of book, mild to moderate foxing scattered throughout, some mild toning at edges, slight bend on corners and some wear at top and bottom of cover, otherwise in good used aged condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

50

Robert Chapman (b. 1948) Kansas/ California

BAY OF CANNES, pigmented and highlighted cast paper, signed lower right, titled lower left, 36 x 66”, frame 43 ½ x 71 ½”.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

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