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Michael Hittleman Collection of

Israeli, American, European & Latin American Art

Saturday June 16th, 2018 at noon

Illustration precedes description

 

 

76

Albert Goldman (1922-2011) Israeli

JERUSALEM, oil painting on canvas board, signed lower left, 23 ¾ x 31 ½”, framed. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $400/800

Starting Bid $200

 

 

77

R. C. Gorman (1931-2005) Native American

CRESCENT MOON, 1987, color lithograph, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 71/225, printed and published by Houston Fine Art Press, with artist and publisher’s blind stamps, 30 x 39 ½”, framed with glass.

Some fogging on glass upper sky area, some pale discoloration on recto from hinges on verso, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $400/800

Starting Bid $200

 

 

78

Nachum Gutman (1898-1980) Israel

WOMAN IN ORCHARD, color lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 68/200, printed by Mourlot with blind stamp lower left, framed. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

79

Bracha Guy (b. 1948) Israeli

BOWL OF FRUIT, oil painting on canvas, signed lower left, inscribed and dated on verso, 17 x 21”, framed. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $400/800

Starting Bid $200

 

 

80

D. J. Hall (b. 1943) Californian

STILL LIFE, 1992, color screenprint, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 170/250, printed by Jeff Wasserman with blind stamp lower right, image 22 x 27 ½”, sheet 27 x 35 ¼”.

Two small tears upper sheet edge, smudges and discoloration in margins, otherwise in good condition with bright fresh colors.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

81

Edith Hart (earlier 20th Century) Californian Ben Messick (1891-1981) Missouri California, William Ross Cameron (1893-1971) Californian (three)

Edith Hart CALIFORNIA LANDSCAPE, 1914, oil painting on canvas, signed and dated lower left, 10 ½ x 13 ¾”, framed; Ben Messick MAN CARRYING BASKET, lithograph, signed in pencil, sight 12 ½ x 7 ¾”; W. A. Cameron, OAK, BALDWIN RANCH, CAL, etching, signed and titled in pencil, plate 6 ½ x 8 ½”, full margins All framed, last two with glass. (3)

Hart with surface soiling, two pin-holes with small associated loss upper center edge, Messick with pale discoloration mainly at mat, speckling on mat, Cameron with very pale toning from previous framing; Otherwise all in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

82

Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) American

MAE WEST, 1975, etching, signed in pencil, numbered XXI/XXV, image 14 ½ x 19 ¼”, full margins, framed.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

83

Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) American

BLACK AND BLUE: RUTH BROWN, BUNNY BRIGGS, LINDA HOPKINS, JIMMY SLYDE AND CARRIE SMITH, lithograph, signed in pencil and inscribed AP VI/XV (artist’s proof 6/15), image 16 x 22 ¾”, full margins, framed.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

84

Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) American

KANOKO, KABUKI THEATER, 1976, color lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 118/275, sheet 29 x 21”, framed.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

85

Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) American

MOVIELAND 1954, 1984, lithograph, signed in pencil, numbered 177/250, image 13 x 20 ½”, full margins, framed.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

86

Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) American

INTO THE WOODS with BERNADETTE PETERS, color lithograph, signed in pencil and inscribed AP VI/XII (artist’s proof 6/12), image 14 ½ x 25”, full margins, framed with glass.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

87

Larry Horowitz (b. 1956) New Jersey

CLOUDS LIFTING, ZUMA, color pastel on paper, signed lower right, 15 ¼ x 25 ¼”, framed. Provenance: McLean Gallery.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

88

Marcel Janco (1895-1984) Israeli

TABLE WITH FRUIT, color lithograph, signed and titled in pencil, numbered 144/200, printed by Mambush Ein-Hod Israel with blind stamp lower right, image 16 ¾ x 23 ¾”, full margins, framed. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

Some pale discoloration at sheet edges, some soft impressions from hinges, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

89

Marcel Janco (1895-1984) Romanian/ Israel

JARDIN DE LUXEMBOURG, color screenprint, signed in pencil, numbered 34/250, image 23 ¾ x 17”, full margins, framed. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

Some inconspicuous hairline cracks, a few soft handling creases in margins, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

90

Kachina Dolls by Thomas Takala, Lyle Lomayma & Miller (three)

Thomas Takala BADGER, Lyle Lomayma NUVAK-CHINA, Miller, EAGLE DANCER, three carved and painted wood figures, one with feathers, yarn and fur, each signed underneath, 15”, 13” & 15 ¼” tall including feathers and stands. (3)

Lyle Lomayma missing three small wood feathers on brim, Miller missing some fur on left boot and two bird feathers, one feather slightly damaged; All with minor dust accumulation, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

91

Menesha Kadishman (1932-2015) Israeli

SHEEP’S KISS, acrylic painting on paper mounted to canvas, signed lower right, 13 ¼ x 9 ½”, framed. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

92

Menesha Kadishman (1932-2015) Israeli

SHEEP, acrylic painting on canvas, signed lower right, signed on verso, 23 ¾ x 19 ¾”, framed. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

93

Steve Kaufman (1960-2010) New York/ California

GOLDA MEIR, color screenprint on canvas, signed and inscribed 9/50 AP (artist’s proof) in ink on verso, 24 ¾ x 16”, framed.

Faint stretcher bar impressions, small hairline cracks upper right corner and lower left area, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

94

Steve Kaufman (1960-2010) New York/ California

ABRAHAM LINCOLN, color screenprint on canvas, signed and inscribed 48/50 AP (artist’s proof) in ink on verso, 18 x 13 ¾”, framed.

Hairline cracks in the lower area, soiling on verso, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

   

 

95

Steve Kaufman (1960-2010) New York/ California

ARTIST AND REBEL WITH A CAUSE, color screenprint on unstretched canvas, signed and inscribed 41/100 PP in ink on verso, 14 ½ x 47”.

With some hairline cracks, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

96

Talia Keinan (b. 1978) Israel (two)

BLUE BIRD, manipulated paper collage, 8 ½ x 7 ½”; THREE WHITE MASKS, acrylic painted album cover, 12 ¼ x 12 ¼”, signed on verso; Both framed with glass. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles. (2)

Both in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

97

Elizabeth Keith (1887-1956) British

KOREAN SEE SAW, watercolor and gouache on board, signed lower right and signed, titled and inscribed on verso, 11 x 16”, framed with glass.

Faded, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

98

Sister Corita Kent (1918-1986) American

IT’S ONLY FAIR THAT EACH CHILD BE CHERISHED, color screenprint, signed in pencil and inscribed artist’s proof, sheet 23 ¾ x 30”, in display frame.

Scattered pale discoloration spots, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

99

Sister Corita Kent (1918-1986) American & Ben Shahn (1898-1969) American, (two)

Sister Corita Kent, CURE OF THE BLIND MAN, color screenprint on wove paper, signed and titled in pencil, sight 18 ½ x 23 ½”; Ben Shahn UNTITLED, color lithograph, signature on the stone, numbered 336/950 on certificate, sight 20 ¼ x 16 ¼”; Both framed with glass. (2)

The Shahn with some discoloration and perimeter toning at mat, otherwise both in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

100

Gabi Klasmer (b. 1950) Israeli

JAR, 1985, oil painting on paper, signed and dated lower right, 27 ½ x 39 ½”, framed. Provenance: Michael Hittleman Gallery Los Angeles.

In good apparently studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

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1-25  26-50  51-75  76-100  101-125  126-150  151-175  176-200

201-225  226-250  251-275  276-300  301-325  326-350  351-375  376-400

401-425  426-450  451-475  476-500

 

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