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Steven Meisel - Linda Evangelista

Steven Meisel - Linda Evangelista

Original 1990
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Lot number: 1
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Lot Description Steven Meisel (b. 1954) Linda Evangelista, 1990 gelatin silver print, printed c. 1995 signed and dated in pencil (verso) image: 58.7 x 48.9cm. (23 1/8 x 19 ¼in.) sheet: 60.7 x 50.6cm. (23 7/8 x 20in.) Lot Condition Report I confirm that I have read this Important Notice and agree to its terms. View Condition Report Exhibited This work was exhibited at the James Danziger Gallery, New York, in 1995.
William Elling Gollings - Sagebrush Jaunt

William Elling Gollings - Sagebrush Jaunt

Original 1923
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Lot number: 6
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Lot Description William Elling Gollings (1878-1932) Sagebrush Jaunt signed and dated 'Gollings/1923' with artist's device (lower right) oil on board 10 x 7 1/8 in. (25.4 x 18.1 cm.) Provenance G.A. Tomlinson, Cleveland, Ohio, circa 1930s. Scottsdale Art Auction, Scottsdale, Arizona, 2 April 2011, lot 227. Acquired by the present owner from the above. Exhibited Palm Beach, Florida, The Society of the Four Arts, Recapturing the Real West: Collections of William I. Koch, February 4-April 15, 2012.
Paul Howard Manship - Diana And Actaeon

Paul Howard Manship - Diana And Actaeon

Original 1921
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Lot number: 12
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Paul Howard Manship (1885-1966) Diana and Actaeon Diana, inscribed 'PAUL MANSHIP/© 1921' (on the base)--inscribed 'C. VALSUANI. Fondeur.' (along the base); Actaeon, inscribed 'Manship/© 1924' (on the base)--inscribed 'C. VALSUANI FONDEUR' (along the base) each, bronze with dark brown patina Diana, 38 in. (96.5 cm.) high; Actaeon, 29 ½ in. (74.9 cm.) high; each, on a 54 in. (137.2 cm.) wooden pedestal (2)
Rudolf Ackermann - A History Of The University Of Oxford. London

Rudolf Ackermann - A History Of The University Of Oxford. London

Original 1814
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Lot number: 1
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ACKERMANN, Rudolph, publisher. A History of the University of Oxford. London: for R. Ackermann by L. Harrison and J.C. Leigh, 1814. 2 volumes, 4º (408 x 321mm). Half-titles. 6-page subscribers' list. Engraved portrait of Lord Grenville by H. Meyer after W. Owen on india paper (foxed), 114 hand-coloured plates, comprising 64 aquatint views by Bluck, Stadler, Hill and others after Pugin, Mackenzie, Westall and others; 17 hand-coloured stipple- and line-engraved costume plates and 32 hand-coloured stipple- and line- engraved portraits of the founders of the various colleges. (Two founders plates with faint foxing, an intermittent marginal rust-spot in the second volume, overall very clean and fresh.) Contemporary blue straight-grained half morocco decorated in gilt and blind, presumably bound from the original parts, with stab holes preserved (some light rubbing); cloth slipcases. Provenance: acquired at Parke-Bernet, 15 May 1943. FIRST EDITION, LARGE-PAPER COPY, EARLY STATES: plates 1,13, 50, 78, 84 and 94 in first state; plates 39 and 74 in second state, with overslips. Prepublication watermarks. Abbey Scenery 280; Tooley 5.
Candido Portinari - Colheita De Café

Candido Portinari - Colheita De Café

Original c.1933
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Lot number: 1
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Candido Portinari (Brazilian 1903-1962) Colheita de café inscribed 'DECLARO QUE ESTE PROJETO E DE AUTORIA DE MEU IRMAO CANDIDO PORTINARI, LUIZ PORTINARI' also inscribed 'DESENHO EXECUTADO POR PORTINARI (PROJETO DE [...] PARA UMA ESCOLA PÚBLICA EM OLARIA)' with other indistinct inscriptions (on the verso) graphite and watercolor on paper 10 3/4 x 13 1/2 in. (27.3 x 34.3 cm.) Executed circa 1933.
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Place Date Artworks Works at Auction
London
May 27, 2015
140
New York
May 27, 2015
262
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