American & European Works of Art Auction

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Date of the auction: 27.01.2017

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Louis Abel-Truchet (French, 1857-1918) Le Journal Publie: Prostituée par...

Louis Abel-Truchet (French, 1857-1918) Le Journal Publie: Prostituée par Victor Margueritte, published by Pichot Imprimerie, Paris. Signed and identified within the matrix. Color lithographic poster, image size 45 1/2 x 61 1/2 in. (115.6 x 156.2 cm), framed. Condition: Unobtrusive toning, not

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Jules Chéret (French, 1836-1932) Musée Grévin, Les Dames HongroisesJules...

Jules Chéret (French, 1836-1932) Musée Grévin, Les Dames Hongroises, published by Chaix (Atelier Chéret), Paris. Signed and identified within the matrix. Color lithographic poster, image size 45 3/4 x 32 3/8 in. (116.0 x 82.2 cm), framed. Condition: Central horizontal and vertical creases, both

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Jules Chéret (French, 1836-1932) Musée Grévin. Théatre les FantochesJules...

Jules Chéret (French, 1836-1932) Musée Grévin. Théatre les Fantoches, 1900, published by Chaix (Atelier Chéret), Paris. Signed and dated within the matrix. Color lithographic poster, sight size 47 1/4 x 32 1/2 in. (119.9 x 82.5 cm), framed. Condition: Gentle toning and rippling, not examined out of

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Paul Colin (French, 1892-1985) Silence l'ennemi guette vos confidencesPaul...

Paul Colin (French, 1892-1985) Silence l'ennemi guette vos confidences, 1939. Signed and identified within the matrix. Color lithographic poster, sight size 23 1/8 x 14 1/2 in. (58.5 x 36.7 cm), framed. Condition: Softly pressed horizontal creases, cockling, foxing, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (French, 1796-1875) Souvenir...

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (French, 1796-1875) Souvenir D'Italie, 1863, second or third state of four, published by A. Cadard et al., Paris (Delteil 5; Melot 5). Identified within the matrix, publisher's dry stamp l.c. Etching on paper, plate size 12 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. (31.6 x 23.1 cm), framed

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) The Flight into EgyptAlbrecht Dürer...

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) The Flight into Egypt, from The Life of the Virgin, c. 1503, impression prior to the addition of the Latin text for the 1511 edition (Bartsch, 89; Hollstein, 201; Meder, 201 b or c). Monogrammed within the matrix, collector's mark (see below) to verso. Woodcut on

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927) Garden Statue, Possibly...

Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927) Garden Statue, Possibly Versailles. Stamped "Helleu" l.l. Etching on chine collé, plate size 11 1/8 x 4 in. (28.2 x 10.0 cm), matted, unframed. Condition: Foxing, soiling to supporting sheet (recto and verso), crease to right margin of support

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927) Girl by a Doorway.Paul César Helleu...

Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927) Girl by a Doorway. Signed or inscribed "Helleu" in pencil l.r., inscribed "1e Epreuve" in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper with crown and fleur-de-lis watermark, plate size 12 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (31.6 x 14.5 cm), matted, unframed. Condition: Deckled edges, soft

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868) La Pompe de Notre-DameCharles Meryon...

Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868) La Pompe de Notre-Dame, 1852, probably from the third state of nine (Delteil, 31), an impression prior to title or inscriptions. Unsigned. Etching on chine collé, plate size 6 3/4 x 9 15/16 in. (17.0 x 25.0 cm), framed. Condition: Toning, mat burn to supporting

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778) Veduta interna del Tempio...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778) Veduta interna del Tempio della Tosse, from Vedute di Roma, 1764 (Hind, 70ii/v). Identified within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size 24 3/4 x 18 3/8 in. (62.8 x 46.5 cm), framed. Condition: Gentle rippling, not examined out of frame. Provenance

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778) Avanzi d'un portico...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778) Avanzi d'un portico coperto, o criptoportico, in una villa di Domiziano, from Vedute di Roma, 1766 (Hind, 79i/iv). Identified within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size 17 x 24 in. (43.2 x 60.8 cm), framed. Condition: Gentle rippling, not examined

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Odilon Redon (French, 1840-1916) FrontispiceOdilon Redon (French...

Odilon Redon (French, 1840-1916) Frontispice, from Les Chimères, 1889, edition of 120 (Mellerio, 105). Monogrammed within the matrix. Lithograph on chine collé, image size 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. (13.9 x 9.4 cm), matted, unframed. Condition: Uneven right edge with nicks/losses, small losses and creases at

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) David at PrayerRembrandt van Rijn...

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) David at Prayer, 1652, printed on 18th century paper (Hind, 258; Bartsch, 41; Hollstein/White & Boon, 41). Unsigned. Etching on laid paper, plate size 5 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (14.3 x 9.1 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Margins 1/8 inch or more, old hinges to upper

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Fritz Weninger (Austrian, 1892-1981) MistinguettFritz Weninger (Austrian...

Fritz Weninger (Austrian, 1892-1981) Mistinguett, 1933, published by Waldheim-Eberle AG, Vienna. Identified within the matrix. Color lithographic poster printed on three sheets, sight size 108 x 48 in. (274.3 x 121.9 cm), framed. Condition: Rippling, minor surface rubs, water or similar staining

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) The Guitar-playerAnders Zorn (Swedish...

Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) The Guitar-player, 1900, final state of four (Asplund, 156). Signed "Zorn" in pencil l.r., signed and dated within the plate. Etching on paper, 9 3/8 x 6 1/4 in. (23.8 x 15.8 cm), framed. Condition: Toning, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) BustAnders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Bust

Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Bust, 1916, final state of three (Asplund, 272). Signed "Zorn" in pencil l.r., signed and dated in the plate. Etching on paper, plate size 9 3/4 x 7 in. (24.7 x 17.7 cm), framed. Condition: Toning, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) SappoAnders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Sappo

Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Sappo, 1917, final state of three (Asplund, 278). Signed "Zorn" in pencil l.r., monogrammed and dated within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size 8 x 7 in. (20.2 x 18.0 cm), framed. Condition: Toning, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) SupperFrank Weston Benson...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Supper, 1920, published state of 150 (Paff, 182). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on paper, plate size 6 13/16 x 4 7/8 in. (17.2 x 12.3 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Margins over 2 1/4 inches with two deckled edges, pencil annotations

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Dark PoolFrank Weston Benson...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Dark Pool, 1920, published state of 150 (Paff, 189). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., initialed and dated within the plate. Drypoint on paper, plate size 8 x 11 7/8 in., unmatted, unframed. Condition: Margins 1 inch or more with deckled edges, pencil

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Nascaupée IndianFrank Weston...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Nascaupée Indian, 1921, published state of approximately 150 (Paff, 210). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching with plate tone on laid paper, plate size 7 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (19.9 x 15.0 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Margins 1 1/2 inches or more

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Impressions of TealFrank...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Impressions of Teal, 1925, proof A-3 and an impression from the published edition of 150 (Paff, 243). Both signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Drypoints on laid paper, one with "JWHATMAN" watermark, plate sizes 7 13/16 x 10 3/4 in. (19.6 x 27.2 cm

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Pointer DogFrank Weston Benson...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Pointer Dog, 1925, published state of 150 (Paff, 251). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., pencil annotations l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (14.8 x 19.8 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Margins 1 1/4 inches or more, deckled

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Pintails PassingFrank Weston...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Pintails Passing, 1930, published state of 150 (Paff, 300). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Drypoint on laid paper with "ENGLAND" watermark, plate size 15 x 9 7/8 in. (38.1 x 24.9 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Full margins with deckled edges to

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) November MoonFrank Weston Benson...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) November Moon, 1931, published state of 150 (Paff, 316). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching and aquatint on wove paper, plate size 9 7/8 x 8 in. (25.0 x 20.3 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Full margins with deckled left and lower edges

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Heron RoostFrank Weston Benson...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Heron Roost, 1937, impression of proof A (Paff, 339). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., inscribed "A1" in pencil l.l. Etching on wove paper, plate size 11 13/16 x 9 7/8 in. (29.9 x 25.0 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Deckled edges, pencil

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The RaceThomas Hart Benton...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Race, 1942, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists, New York (Fath, 56). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix. Lithograph on paper, image size 9 x 13 1/8 in. (22.6 x 33.3 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Margins

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) The Fleet's InPaul Cadmus (American...

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) The Fleet's In, 1934, from the second edition of 35 printed in 1979 (Davenport, 34). Signed "Paul Cadmus" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered "...16/35 II" in pencil l.l. Etching on paper, plate size 7 1/2 x 14 1/8 in. (18.9 x 35.7 cm), framed. Condition: Gentle

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) Suite of Three Works: Nudo 1, 2 , and...

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) Suite of Three Works: Nudo 1, 2, and 3, 1984, second state, edition of 30 (Davenport, 58). Each signed "Paul Cadmus" in pencil l.r., signed within the plate, and titled and numbered "...23/30 second state" in pencil l.l. Etchings on paper, plate sizes 9 1/8 x 8 in

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Martin Lewis (American, 1881-1962) Night in New YorkMartin Lewis (American...

Martin Lewis (American, 1881-1962) Night in New York, 1932, outside of the edition of 125, probably one of the 10 proofs (McCarron, 102). Signed within the plate, inscribed "P" in pencil to corner of margin u.r., inscribed "Chic. Soc. of Et./1932/5-12-33" in pencil on the verso. Etching on laid

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Jan 2017

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Martin Lewis (American, 1881-1962) Boss of the BlockMartin Lewis (American...

Martin Lewis (American, 1881-1962) Boss of the Block, c. 1939, edition of about 212 (McCarron, 128). Signed "Martin Lewis" in pencil l.r., initialed within the plate. Etching and aquatint on paper, plate size 11 x 7 5/8 in. (27.8 x 19.3 cm), framed. Condition: Mat burn, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Jan 2017