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19th & 20th Century, Modern & Contemporary Art & Sculpture

Auction Saturday May 2nd, 2020 @ noon

Illustration precedes description

 

 

 

26

Jeff Blum (20th/ 21st Century) New York (two)

INTEGRITY, 2000, color monoprint, signed and dated and inscribed in pencil, numbered 1/1, sheet 7 Ύ x 8, frame 17 x 17 Ό” with glass; TOLERANCE, woodblock print, signed and inscribed in pencil, sheet 8 ½ x 5 ½”, frame 17 Ό x 14 Ό” with glass. (2)

Both in good apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

27

Jeff Blum (20th/ 21st Century) New York

BLUE DOG AS KING, 2000, color monoprint, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 1/1, sheet 30 Ό x 20 ½”, frame 40 x 30” with glass.

In good apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

28

Istivan Boldizsar (1897-1984) Hungarian

A SUMMER VIEW, 1938, oil painting on canvas, signed and dated lower left, 38 Ό x 28 Ό”, frame 45 ½ x 35 ½”.

Surface soiling, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1500/2500

Starting Bid $750

 

 

 

29

Lucien Boucher Air France Travel Poster circa 1948

ANTILLES-AMERIQUE CENTRALE, color lithograph poster, sight 37 x 22 Ό”, frame 46 x 31” with glass.

Dry-mounted to board and sealed in mat, probably trimmed, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/300

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

30

Augustus Jules Bouvier (1825-1881) French British

REVERIE, watercolor and gouache and color pencil on thin card, signed lower left, sight 14 ½ x 12”, frame 32 x 29 x 3” with glass.

Some minor edge wear, old mounting glue film on verso, a few tiny professional touch ups, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

31

Vintage Boxing Poster

WILLSONS’ LEICESTER, British Boxing, color lithograph poster, image 28 ½ x 38 ½”, sheet 30 x 40”, frame 39 ½ x 49” with Plexiglass.

Dry-mounted to foam-core, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

32

Alfred De Breanski Jr. (1877-1957) United Kingdom

OCTOBER MORNING, oil painting on canvas, with Winsor Newtons stamp on verso, signed lower right and on verso, retains Butterfield Butterfield & Dunning lot tag on verso, 18 x 24”, frame 25 Ό x 31 ½ x 2 ½”.

Surface soiling, lacquer yellowed, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

33

Hermina Bruck (1865-1944) Hungarian

WOMAN WITH JAR, oil painting on canvas, signed lower left, with circular stamp on verso, 15 ½ x 8”, frame 21 x 14 x 3”.

Non-professionally filled-in losses near the lower edge, craquelure, stretcher bar impressions, speckling on verso, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

34

Jody Bryan (20th Century) American

THE ISTHMUS, 1964, watercolor on paper, signed and dated and titled lower right, sight 16 Ό x 25 Ύ”, frame 25 x 34 ½” with glass.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

35

after Bernard Buffet (1928-1999) French

STILL LIFE WITH FLOWERS ON ORANGE BACKGROUND, color lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 52/300, published by Guy Spitzer with blind stamp lower right, image 10 Ύ x 8 Ό”, full margins, frame 19 Ύ x 17” with Plexiglas.

Pale toning and discoloration, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

36

Byzantine Style Icon

SAINT, oil painting on convex wood panel, 16 Ύ x 17”.

Losses throughout.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

37

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) American

BOOMERANG, 1974, color lithograph, from the edition signed on stone lower right, published by Transworld Art, sight 43 ½ x 29 ½”, discardable frame 55 x 41” with non-glare Plexiglas.

Toning, mainly at mat, soft handling creases, silver fish damage mainly lower left unprinted area, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

38

Jean Calogero (1922-2001) Italian

CHILD WITH MASKS, oil painting on canvas, signed lower left, 9 ½ x 7 ½”, frame 16 x 14 x 3”.

Surface soiling, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

39

Walter Cheever (1880-1951) California Massachusetts

SANTA BARBARA FISHERMAN, oil painting on canvas, signed lower left, re-lined, 24 Ό x 30 Ό”, frame 33 ½ x 39 ½ x 3”.

Hairline cracks, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

40

Vintage Chinese Advertising Posters (two)

MOTHER AND CHILDREN; SEATED BEAUTIES, two color posters, 30 ½ x 21” & 30 Ύ x 20”, both with metal tabs on top and bottom sheet edges, frames 36 Ύ x 26” with non-glare Plexiglas. (2)

Both with some minor crinkles, speckling, light staining and other minor condition issues, both dry mounted to foamcore, otherwise both in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

41

Vintage Circus Poster

CLOWN, color lithograph poster, fold lines as issued, framed 56 x 44” with non-glare Plexiglas.

Possibly dry-mounted, some insect debris inside frame, some white spots lower right, otherwise in apparently good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

42

Gabriel Cohen (1933-2017) Israel France

JERUSALEM, THE CITY OF DAVID, Superlac (enamel) painting on paper, signed and dated lower right, 22 ½ x 35”. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/800

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

43

Gabriel Cohen (1933-2017) Israel France

HANAUCA HABAIT, 1987, oil painting on paper, signed and dated and titled lower right, 27 ½ x 39 ½”. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

A few hinges on verso from previous framing, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $800/1200

Starting Bid $400

 

 

 

44

Contemporary Artist Unidentified

UNTITLED, acrylic painting on canvas, a signature not found, 58 Ό x 37 Ό”, with Marc Salazar framing card on verso, frame 60 x 39”. Oral Provenance: Nestle Corporation.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

45

Contemporary Artists signed: “2H”; “J”; RHL (three)

2H EVANESCENT, acrylic painting on wood panel, signed lower right, 9 x 12”, frame 11 x 14 x 1 ½”; “J” UNTITLED, 2007, oil painting on canvas, signed and dated, 10 x 10”, framed 11 Ύ x 11 Ύ x 2”; RHL HARLEQUIN, 2011, oil painting and resin on canvas, signed and dated lower right, 10 x 8”. (3)

J with soft impression upper right corner, scrape lower center edge, RHL canvas slightly slack; Otherwise all in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

46

Andrew Cotton (20th/ 21st Century) British American (two)

IMAGES ON BRICK WALLS, two mixed media paintings on wood panels, each signed on verso, each 24 x 24”. (2)

Both in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

47

after Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Spanish

BATTLE AROUND A DANDELION, 1988, dyed and woven tapestry with fabric lining, signature in the design, with Jacquard Woven Tapestry label on verso, numbered 459/600, published by Demart Pro Arte, with Salvador Dali Registration and VHS tape, 41 Ύ x 53 Ύ”. Provenance: Brana Fine Art, Pacific Palisades (Bruce Hochman), CA; Albert Fields.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

48

Innocenzo Daraio (1903-1993) California Italy

SENORITA, oil painting on canvas covered board, signed lower right, 24 Ό x 18 Ό”, frame 32 ½ x 26 Ό”.

Surface soiling, lacquer yellowed, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

49

Julian Oliver Davidson (1853-1894) New York

NAVAL BATTLE SCENES, two gouaches on board, each signed lower left, sights 7 x 11 ½”, frames 13 ½ x 17 ½” with glass. (2)

Both in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

50

Olivia de Berardinis (b. 1948) Californian

BETTY PAGE MERMAID, color lithograph on silk coated paper, signed in pencil, from a numbered edition 450, sheet 38 x 26”, published by Robert Bane, with his and artist’s blind stamps lower right and left.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

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