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Fine Art Collection including work from EG Robinson

Live Auction Saturday December 7th @ 10am

 

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126

Frank Romero (b. 1941) Californian

TIERRA BLANCA, 1988, color lithograph, signed in pencil, a proof aside from the edition of 22, Tamarind Institute and artist’s blind stamps lower left, sheet 22 x 30”, frame 25 ½ x 33” with glass.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

127

Frank Romero (b. 1941) Californian

NUDE, 1992, acrylic brush drawing on paper, signed and dated lower left, 35 x 44”, frame 42 ½ x 51 ½”.

Faint hinge impressions, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $400/600

Starting Bid $200

 

 

 

128

Betye Saar (b. 1926) California

FRIENDSHIP SHRINE, 1974, collage on card, signed and dated lower right, signed and titled and inscribed on verso, 7 ½ x 7”. Provenance: Acquired directly from artist by present owner, a lifelong friend of the artist.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/3000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

129

Betye Saar (b. 1926) California

JUNE IN JUNEAU, 1979, watercolor and collage on paper, signed and dated lower right, titled lower left, 7 ½ x 6”. Provenance: Acquired directly from artist by present owner, a lifelong friend of the artist.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/3000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

130

Betye Saar (b. 1926) California

RED FLOWERS & FISH, 1976, two-sided collage, signed and dated, 5 x 4”. Provenance: Acquired directly from artist by present owner, a lifelong friend of the artist.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/3000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

131

Betye Saar (b. 1926) California

MINI SCRAPBOOK, 1978, a seven two-sided page hand-made scrapbook with collage, crayon and rubber stamp, titled and signed in front, signed and inscribed ‘Faith Happy Birthday’ on back page, closed 2 ¾ x 3”, open 2 ¾ x 6”, with stitched binding and original birthday envelope. Provenance: Acquired directly from artist by present owner, a lifelong friend of the artist.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/3000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

132

Betye Saar (b. 1926) California

BIRTHDAY CARD, 1984, collage with metallic paint, signed and dated lower right, signed and inscribed on verso, 3 ½ x 5 ½”. Provenance: Acquired directly from artist by present owner, a lifelong friend of the artist.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/3000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

133

Betye Saar (b. 1926) California (five)

THREE POSTCARDS, two with collage, all with rubber stamps, all signed, each 4 x 6”; VALENTINE’S DAY, 1985, folding card with rubber stamp and glitter glue, also including fortune teller fish and loose sequins and a small loose heart, signed, card opens to 5 x 8 ½”, with original envelope; VALENTINE NOTE, 1986, rubber stamped with collage on pink paper, signed, 3 x 3”, with original envelope. Provenance: Acquired directly from artist by present owner, a lifelong friend of the artist. (5)

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

134

Betye Saar (b. 1926) California (four)

THREE POSTCARDS, one with rubber stamp with pencil coloring and glitter glue, the other two with little heart drawings, all signed, postcards from 1979, 1980 & 1982; Together with a three-page letter with a piece of collage and little drawing, signed and dated, sheets 8 ½ x 5 ½”. Provenance: Acquired directly from artist by present owner, a lifelong friend of the artist. (4)

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

135

Dan Shura (20th Century) California

ORIENT + HUME, 1985, green engraved and etched glass bowl with gold finish, signed and dated underneath, 4 ½ tall, 7” diameter.

A few flea bites, light scratches underneath, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

136

Sports memorabilia: USC Football

Team autographed Wilson football, circa 1972, players including Clay Matthews Jr., Anthony Davis, Danny Reese, Dale Mitchell, Rob Adolf, Ken Gray, Alan Carter, Charles Phillips, Mike Smith, Marvin Cobb and others, ball 11 ½” length.

Ball deflated with faulty inflating valve, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/500

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

137

Theophile Steinlen (1859-1923) Swiss

LES ENTREES DANS LES GEOLES EN ALLEMAGNE, 1915, lithograph, signature on the stone, numbered 386/500 in pencil, image 16 ½ x 21 ½”, full margins, frame 28 ¼ x 33 ¼” with glass. Provenance: Leslie Sacks Fine Art, Los Angeles.

Faint discoloration in margins, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

138

Bert Stern (1923-2013) New York

BLUE MARILYN Series, color screenprint, signed in pencil, numbered 14/100, image 30 x 30 ¼”, full margins, frame 36 ¾ x 36 ¾” with glass.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $400/800

Starting Bid $200

 

 

 

139

Steuben Glass by Paul Schultz

WALRUS, art glass with sterling silver tusks, inscribed Steuben underneath, 4 x 7 ½ x 4”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

140

Steuben Glass by Lloyd Atkins

BEAVER WITH GARNET EYES, art glass, inscribed Steuben underneath, 6 ½ x 5 x 4 ½”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

141

Steuben Glass

REEF FISH WITH BLUE TOPAZ EYES, art glass, inscribed Steuben underneath, 4 x 7 ½ x 2”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

142

Steuben Glass by Catherine De Sousa

MONKEY, art glass, inscribed Steuben underneath, 6 ½ x 3 ¼ x 3 ¼”.

Scratch underneath, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

143

Steuben Glass by Lloyd Atkins (Frog) (two)

CAT WITH CURLED TAIL; FROG, art glass, both inscribed Steuben underneath, Cat 4 ¼ x 3 x 2 ½”, Frog 2 ¾ x 4 ¾ x 4”. (2)

Both in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

144

Steuben Glass by George Thompson (four)

PENGUINS, four, art glass, each inscribed Steuben underneath, each approximately 4 x 2 ½ x 2”. (4)

All in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

145

Charles C. Stewart (1922-2011) American

HOPI SALAKO MAIDEN, 1968, oil painting on wood panel, signed lower left, 10 x 12”, unidentified label on back, with artist’s treated? frame 11 ¾ x 13 ¾”.

With possible scrape upper right, otherwise in apparently good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

146

Otto Strassmann (1891-1956) German

PORTRAIT, oil painting on canvas, inscribed Strassmann 1935-1936, Dusseldorf on verso, 15 ¼ x 12 ¾”, frame 21 x 18 ½”.

Surface wear and soiling, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

147

Viktor Svaiko (b. 1965) Russia/ New York

L’ ORCHIDEE CAN DELUXE, 1999, hand-enhanced color screenprint on canvas, signed and numbered 56/950 in ink, printed by Kolibri Art Studio, published by Soho Editions, sight 10 ½ x 16”, frame 18 ¼ x 20”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

148

Ray Swanson (1937-2004) American

DESERT PALMS, oil painting on canvas, signed lower right, signed and titled on verso, 24 x 36”.

Canvas is slack upper left corner, some hairlines cracks and stretcher bar impressions, a few little nicks and scratches near the edges, some surface soiling, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

149

Rufino Tamayo (1899-1991) Mexican

CABEZA (T.270), 1980, color aguafuerte etching, signed and numbered 36/99 in black crayon, printed and published by Ediciones Poligrafa, sheet 29 ½ x 22”, frame 37 x 30” with glass.

In apparently good condition, colors in Catalogue Raisonne are over contrasted and saturated compared to original Poligrafa brochure.

Auction Estimate $1500/2500

Starting Bid $750

 

 

 

150

Alton Tobey (1914-2005) American

CHRISTMAS EVE, oil painting on board, signed lower right, image 20 x 20”, frame 30 x 30”.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

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