Lot 50: ARCH CONNELLY, (AMERICAN 1950-1993)"HELMET"
December 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
1989. With artist, title and date on plaque affixed to based, mixed media applied to motorcycle helmet
Height (with base): 21 in. (53.3cm)
Gifted from Willard Butcher, CEO of Chase Bank, on the occasion of Malcolm S. Forbes''s 70th birthday in 1990.
With accumulated dust and surface debris present throughout and occasional missing sequins, not noticeable given thickly layered surface. The visor with soft scuffs and abrasions to the surface. The interior with the expected wear. Overall in good condition.
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