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Modern, Contemporary & Latin American Art

Auction Saturday October 26th @ Noon

Illustration precedes description

  

 

 

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Hans Burkhardt (1904-1994) Swiss/ California

BUTTERFLIES, 1951, oil painting on canvas, signed and dated lower right, partial La Cienega Blvd. gallery label on back of frame (possibly Esther Robles), inventory number ER3019 on stretcher bar, overall 38 Ό x 47 Ό” including frame.

Cracking and flaking throughout, small losses, surface appears to be unstable. small repair patch on verso.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

27

Virginia Campbell (20th Century)

BLOWING BUBBLES, 1980, acrylic painting on board, signed and dated on verso, 11 Ό x 9 ½”, frame 18 ½ x 16 ½” with glass. Provenance: Montpelier Studio, London.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

28

Richard Carboni (b. 1952) American

TRAPEZE, 1981, gouache and oil stick on paper with collage and string, signed and dated lower left, unidentified gallery tag on verso, overall 56 Ό x 25 ½ x 2 ½” including Plexiglas box frame.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

29

Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) American/ French

VELVET SLEEVE (B.194), first and only state, c. 1904, drypoint etching on watermarked chain-laid paper, initialed or inscribed M C in pencil lower right, 9 5/8 x 6 5/8”, sheet 14 ½ x 9 ½”.

Some staining and discoloration, a few edge tears upper sheet edge, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $4000/6000

Starting Bid $2000

 

 

 

30

Stuart Caswell (b. 1938) California

SHADOW PEOPLE #2, 1986, pencil drawing on paper, signed lower center, image 17 x 12”, frame 28 Ό x 22 Ό”. Provenance: LACMA Rental Art Gallery.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

31

Michael Chapman (b. 1957) California

LIFE ON OCEAN BOULEVARD, 1999, oil painting on canvas, signed and dated and titled on verso, 17 x 22”, frame 20 x 25”. Provenance: Terrence Rodgers Fine Art, Santa Monica; Tatistcheff Fine Art, Santa Monica.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

32

Sue Coe (b. 1951) British

JUDAS GOAT, 1990, aquatint and etching, signed and dated and inscribed 6 in pencil, green chicken stamp and Coe/Murray chop mark lower left, from the estimated edition of 100, image 9 Ύ x 16 ½”, frame 13 Ό x 20 ½”. Provenance: Galerie St. Etienne, NY.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

33

Gabriel Cohen (1933-2017) Israel France

LES FRUITS DU BETH AMIGDACH, 1987, oil painting on paper, signed and dated and titled in 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

 

 

 

34

Gabriel Cohen (1933-2017) Israel France

JOSEPH AND HIS BROTHERS, 1987, Superlac (enamel) painting on paper, signed and dated and titled lower right, 22 ½ x 35”. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/800

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

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36

Rafael Coronel (1932-2019) Mexico

ANONIMO B MEXICO (Man with Hat), 1969, watercolor and drawing on illustration board, signed and dated and titled lower left, inscribed #737, 30 x 40", frame 35 Ύ x 45 Ύ” with glass.

Some discoloration on edge under mat, some brown paper tape around perimeter verso, old masking tape on perimeter verso as well, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $3000/5000

Starting Bid $1500

 

 

 

37

Jose Luis Cuevas (1933-2017) Mexico

LA PENTURA, 1959, brushed ink on paper mounted to board, signed and dated and titled lower left, board 26 ½ x 35 Ύ”, frame 31 Ύ x 42 Ύ”. Inherited oral provenance: Mizrachi Gallery, Mexico City.

Small gouge right center edge, some mounting ripples mainly noticeable lower right, mat staining at perimeter, small nick lower left, tideline stain mat only lower right, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

38

Arthur B. Davies (1863-1928) American

TWO BROTHERS, etching on chain laid paper, signed in pencil, plate 9 x 5 Ύ”, sheet 15 x 9”.

Crease and small ink inscription verso visible recto lower right corner, some extremely pale sun toning, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

39

Cecelia Davidson (20th Century) American (two)

LA ROUGE ET NOIR II; THE GODDESS INVERTED II, 1988, a pair of color monotypes with gold-leaf, both signed and titled in pencil, sheets 22 x 30”, frames 27 x 35” with glass. Provenance: LACMA Art Rental Gallery. (2)

Both in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

40

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

 

 

 

41

Decorative Art: Daum glass

Thick cast glass vase with scalloped rim, incised Daum France at base, 11 Ό” tall, 10 Ύ” rim tapering down to 4 Ύ” base.

A few small chips at base, normal wear underneath, otherwise in good used condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

42

Decorative Art: Swiss Reuge Music Box Automaton

SINGING BIRD, Enamel & brass music box with decorative decals, with oval door swinging open to reveal a singing bird, hallmarked underneath, 2 x 4 Ύ x 2 Ύ”, in good working order.

Hairline crack upper right corner, minor wear, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

43

Decorative Arts: Rucinni, Carucci & another (five)

Rucinni three enamel and decorated boxes, all hallmarked, tallest 5”; Carucci enamel and decorated picture frame, hallmarked, 5 x 4 Ό”; Another an enamel and decorated metal clock, hallmarked with R underneath, 5 x 4 x 2 ½”. (5)

All in good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

44

Decorative Arts: Jay Strongwater design

CLEOPATRA ELEPHANT CLOCK, enamel and decorated metal with Swarovski crystals, hallmarked, 6” tall.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

45

Decorative Arts: Jay Strongwater design

MONKEY CLOCK, enamel and decorated metal, hallmarked, 5 ½ x 6 x 3 ½”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

46

Decorative Arts: Jay Strongwater design

CLOCK WITH BUTTERLIES, enamel and decorated metal, hallmarked, 5 x 4 ½ x 2 ½”.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

47

Decorative Arts: Jay Strongwater design (two)

DESK CLOCK & PICTURE FRAME, each enamel and decorated metal, hallmarked, 4 ½” diameter & 4 Ό x 4 ½”. (2)

Both in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

48

Decorative Arts: Jay Strongwater design (three)

FLOWERS & BUTTERFLY, three enamel and decorated metal boxes, each hallmarked, from 5” to 3 ½” lengths. (3)

All in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

49

Decorative Arts: Jay Strongwater design (five)

PICTURE FRAMES, five enamel and decorated metal picture frames, each hallmarked, sizes from 5” to 3 Ό” tall. (5)

Back-stand on Bird frame doesn’t lock into position, oval glass on Monkey with small chip hidden behind monkey’s fingers, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

50

Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979) French

UNTITLED, color screenprint, signed in pencil, numbered 4/50, image 18 ½ x 12 ½”, full margins, frame with no glass 31 x 26”.

Scuffs and scratches from glass breaking, some discoloration left sheet edge, otherwise with strong colors in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

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