Swann Galleries /Oct 30, 2013
Artworks in Arcadja556
Some works of Raphael SoyerExtracted between 556 works in the catalog of Arcadja
Auction: Ro Gallery -Jul 17, 2014 - New YorkLot number: 476
Other WORKS AT AUCTION
Raphael Soyer, American (1899 - 1987) Memories Portfolio 1969 12 Lithographs, each signed and numbered in pencil Edition: 11/150 26 x 20 in. (66.04 x 50.8 cm) Auction Location: 47-15 36th Street, Long Island City, New York, 11101, United States Previewing Details: Lots are available to be previewed at our Long Island City, New York location at 47-15 36th Street by appointment up until the day of the sale. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (+1)718-937-0901 or 800-888-1063 to make an appointment or request additional photos, condition reports or other questions. Buyer's Premiums: From (Incl.) To (Excl.) Premium 0.00 Infinite 20% Shipping Details: No Info Available Payment Details: You may call us Monday - Friday between 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. EST at: 800-888-1063 or 718-937-0901 to complete the transaction. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, PAYPAL.COM, and Bank Wire Transfers/EChecks. Use the links provided for Paypal payments. We can only ship to confirmed addresses. You may mail Money Orders and Certified Checks payable to Rogallery.com at the address above. Please notify us when payment is sent. We require bank wire transfers for all out of country purchases and all invoices over $3000. Bank wire information Bank Wire Information: Please wire the funds to Ro Gallery Image Makers, Inc Acct# 0921-005591 at Bank of America, 25-25 44th Drive, Long Island City, NY 11101. Bank Phone: (51... or 7781 Domestic: ABA# 026009513 International: Swift: BOFAUS3N Chips: Bank of America NA 0032 Thank you. ROGALLERY.COM Select Artworks Online www.rogallery.com Accepted Payment Methods: VISA Master Card AMEX Discover PayPal See Payment Details Rogallery.com Live Auctions Buyer’’’’s Terms & Conditions: Buyers must accept the following Terms & Conditions to participate in Rogallery.com Live Auctions. Buyer acknowledges that by accepting these Terms & Conditions you are opting in to receive emails and notifications about this and future sales and by placing a bid during a Rogallery.com Live Auction that such bid constitutes acceptance of the following terms: 1. Buyer’’’’s Premium: A buyer’’’’s premium shall be added to each purchase to reach the total sales price. The buyer’’’’s premium is posted on each item detail page. 2. Total Sales Price: The total sales price of an item includes (i) the hammer price of the item (ii) the buyer’’’’s premium (iii) applicable sales and other taxes due on account of the sale, (iv) packing, shipping transportation and insurance charges. See points (5) and (6) for more information. 3. Online Bidding: By registering to bid through Rogallery.com Live Auctions you agree to accept Rogallery.com policies of bid history disclosure, including the policy that live online bidder’’’’s increments are not reported when bidding against an absentee bid until the absentee bid is surpassed. Please register to bid well in advance of the start time. Rogallery.com will not be held responsible for errors or failure to execute bid(s). Absentee bids can be submitted electronically during the preview period on ICollector.com. 4. Absentee & Telephone Bidding: You may also register to bid in any sale by completing our Absentee/Telephone Bidder form. It is located online here: http://www.rogallery.com/absentee-bidform.html . You can also navigate to it by going directly to the Rogallery.com homepage. Contact us directly if you would like it emailed or faxed to you. 5. Shipping & Packing: We ship to locations around the World via UPS, Fedex and BAX Global. We do not have practical access to a Post Office and do not ship to P.O. Boxes. Estimated Shipping/Packing/Insurance: within the US, $30 unframed in a tube, $125 framed & paintings ; To Europe, $145 unframed in a tube -shipping to be determined on paintings and framed artworks. (All costs are Estimated) Shipping/Packing Costs can vary greatly for flat shipments, special needs, high value and very large items. Overnight is available. We ship by the most secure methods possible. All items are professionally packed in-house and fully insured. Please inquire for specific shipping charges to your location prior to bidding. Combine auctions to save $$ on shipping. 6. Methods of Payments: We prefer Bank Wire Transfers, but also accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, Amex, Money Orders and PAYPAL shipped to confirmed addresses only. Pick-ups and shipments within New York State are required to pay applicable sales tax 8.375%. Wire transfers required for all invoices $3000 and over. International bidders: We require bank wire transfers (Swift, Chips, etc) as payment. All international bidders are responsible for taxes (VAT) and duties imposed by their governments upon receipt of the items. Wire transfer flat fee of $25 will be added to invoice. 7. Payment Due: Buyer shall communicate with Seller within three (3) days of the completion of the auction. Complete payment is due upon receipt of notification of a successful bid and shall be received by the Seller no later than 10 days following the auction. Title shall pass to the Buyer once payment in full has been made. All shipping charges will be borne by the Buyer. See point (5) above. 8. Winning Bid: The highest bidder shall be the buyer and if any dispute arises between two or more bidders, the auction coordinator shall decide the buyer. 9. Reserve Price: Some lots are offered subject to a reserve. A reserve is a confidential minimum price below which such a lot will not be sold. Rogallery.com will act to protect the reserve by bidding through the auctioneer. The auctioneer may open the bidding on any lot below the reserve by placing a bid on behalf of the Seller and may continue to bid on behalf of the Seller up to the amount of the reserve. This may be done by placing consecutive bids or by placing bids in response to other bidders. 10. Inquiries: Please email or call us for specific questions regarding lots at Live Auction. Answers will be provided in a timely fashion until Auction start time. We can provide more and detail photos, reference and provenance information on most lots. 11. Withdrawal Prior to Sale: Rogallery.com reserves the right to withdraw any property before the sale and shall have no liability whatsoever for such withdrawal. 12. Guarantee Terms: All items in the catalog are sold as described and sales are final. Prospective bidders should personally inspect such property to determine its condition and whether it has been repaired or restored. No statement regarding condition, genuineness, attribution, provenance, authenticity, completeness, value or quality of a lot shall be construed to be an expressed or implied warranty, representation or assumption of liability by Rogallery.com. If an item is materially different than was described, Buyer shall have 48 hours from the date the property is received to notify the Seller. After the 48 hour period all items are considered “as is”, without recourse. No lot is returnable on account of property included but not specifically named and described in such lot. Lots containing three or more items, whether named or unnamed, and/or selling for $200 or less, exclusive of buyer’’’’s premium, are sold not subject to return for any reason. The foregoing guarantee is only valid to the original buyer. The item(s) must be returned in the same condition and packaging as when purchased. No purchaser shall be entitled to any remedy, relief or damages beyond the return of the property, rescission of the sale and refund of the purchase price; and, without limitation, no purchaser shall be entitled to damages of any kind. If we are prevented by fire, theft or any other reason whatsoever from delivering any property to the purchaser, our liability shall be limited to the sum actually paid by the purchaser. 13. Entire Agreement; Waiver. This Agreement, including the Rogallery.com User Agreement and all exhibits and other documents incorporated by reference, set forth the entire understanding and agreement of the parties and supersedes any and all other written or oral agreements or understandings between the parties as to the subject matter of this Agreement. In the event of an inconsistency between this Agreement and any other document, which is part of this Agreement, the terms of this Agreement shall govern. From time to time during the term of this Agreement, Rogallery.com may amend this Agreement (including any incorporated documents) by posting the amended terms on the Liveauctioneers.com Site, emailing notice of the amendment to the Buyer, or otherwise communicating such amendment to the Buyer. Each amendment will be effective immediately after it is initially posted on the Rogallery.com Site, emailed to the Buyer, or otherwise communicated to the Buyer. The waiver of a breach of any provision of this Agreement will not operate or be interpreted as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach. The laws of the State of New York shall govern all transactions.
Other WORKS AT AUCTION
RAPHAEL SOYER The Mission. Lithograph, 1933. 310x452 mm; 12 1/4x17 3/4 inches, full margins. Edition of 25. Signed twice in pencil, lower margin. A superb impression of this very scarce, early lithograph. Raphael Soyer (1899-1987) and twin brother Moses were born in southern Russia into a liberal, intellectual family. They were joined by four siblings before the Soyer family was forced to leave their home by Russian authorities in 1912 and subsequently emigrated to America. Both brothers fostered an early interest in art and, when their mother gave them money for a small etching press in 1917, they enthusiastically began to make prints in their small New York apartment. Raphael attended the Cooper Union and continued his artistic studies at the National Academy of Design in 1918, discovering art history through lectures and perusing the Academy's library (where he fostered an affinity for Degas). In 1920, Raphael began to make lithographs under the instruction of the printer Jacob Friedland before studying with Guy Pène du Bois at the Art Students League a few years later. Soyer exhibited his work for the first time in 1926 at the Salons of America, and in 1932 the Whitney Museum bought one of his paintings (his first purchase by a museum). He began to exhibit increasingly in the 1930s and began to gain commercial success. Prior to this more widespread recognition, Raphael worked in a naïve style and recorded scenes from his personal life, capturing his immediate surroundings with friends and family as principal subjects. In the 1930s, he began to depict a more diverse range of subjects, ranging from the classic female nude to current events--episodes dominated by the Great Depression. Among Soyer's most celebrated lithographs, The Mission is a Depression-era view of homeless men in a New York soup kitchen (it is also commonly seen as a companion print to the equally important Bowery Nocturne, lithograph, from the same year, see Cole 28). Raphael was an avid printmaker throughout his career, loyally creating more than 250 lithographs and etchings for some 65 years. Cole 27. Estimate $12,000 - 18,000
Other WORKS AT AUCTION
Two works on paper: Raphael Soyer (Russian, 1899-1987), original lithograph depicting four female nudes in various relaxed and recumbent positions, 1966, ed. 100 as commissioned by the Grippi Gallery, New York, NY, signed in stone LR, possibly pencil signed LR, inscribed 15/100 LL, printed in black ink on sturdy white wove paper with full margins, as issued, Cole 113, wavering of paper, isolated foxing in lower half, ss: 19 1/2 h. x 23" w.; along with Daniel Stone Martin (American, 1913-1992), lithograph with hand-applied black ink, seated nude couples and single figures on lawn, pocket watch, garden chair, and horse in background, brown, blue, white and black palette, signed LL, inscribed 127/250 LC, possibly unique in that Martin likely applied paint after printing process, mat burn, water stain to mat LL corner, ss: 8 1/2 " h. x 10 3/4" w., both works matted and framed behind glass, neither examined out of frame, both with expected wear to frames. [From the Samuel Magdoff Collection. After serving as an Army captain during WWII, Magdoff pioneered connecting art and animation technology as President of Elektra Films in New York. He was President of the Film Producers Association of New York, and a member of the Art Directors Club. Magdoff went on to be the Associate Dean of Continuing Education at the Parsons School of Design. He died in 2006 at the age of 90.] Estimate $ 150-300
Other WORKS AT AUCTION
Description: RAPHAEL SOYER 16 Etchings. Portfolio with complete text and 16 etchings on Japan paper, 1965. The deluxe edition of 25 on Japan paper, aside from the regular edition of 85. Signed in pencil on the title page, and numbered "24" in pencil, on the justification page. Each print signed and numbered 24/25 in pencil, lower margin. Printed by Emiliano Sorini, New York, with the blind stamp lower right. Original blue linen portfolio case.
Auction: Sotheby's -Oct 3, 2013 - New YorkLot number: 134
Other WORKS AT AUCTION
Sale: Sotheby's Arcade, June 24, 1988, lot 220 Purchased at the above sale by the present owner 134 Raphael Soyer 1899 - 1987 GEORGIANA signed Raphael Soyer (lower right); titled Georgiana (on the the stretcher) oil on canvas 18 by 14 in. 45.6 by 35.5 cm. Estimate 2,000 - 3,000 USD Print Canvas is not lined. SURFACE: in good condition UNDER ULTRA VIOLET: no apparent inpainting