Modern and Contemporary Art (324 Lots)
324 lots with images
May 13, 2013
1338 West Lake Street
Chicago, IL, 60607 USA
Description: John Altoon (American, 1925-1969) Untitled mixed media on paper inscribed To my good friend Oscar Mayer, From John Altoon (lower right) 22 3/4 x 17 1/4 inches.View additional info
Description: James Brooks (American, 1906-1992) Untitled, 1976 gouache and collage on cardboard signed J. Brooks and dated (lower right) 19 3/4 x 31 3/4 inches.
Condition Report: Float mounted at four points along upper edge, fallen from mount; dog-eared upper right corner; pencil signature at lower left J. Brooks 68 painted over in black; lower right white form is partially covered along the right edge by an irregular white piece of paper measuring 6 1/4 x 1/ 1/2 inches, affixed to the surface with tape (see images); verso signed James Brooks and dated. Framed: 27 x 39 inches.View additional info and full condition report
Description: Le Corbusier (French/Swiss, 1887-1965) Three Nudes pencil and crayon on paper 8 1/2 x 12 1/8 inches.
Condition Report: Float mounted at corners with adhesive; light surface dirt throughout; otherwise appears in general good and stable condition; annotated in pencil on mount in an unknown hand: Nudes at the B.... 192... (lower left) and Three Women Study No. 2 (lower center). Note: Verso inscription states: Mr. Schniewind Collection, ex-curator at Art Institute Chi. Schniewind having a large Le Corbusier collection having been neighbors and close friends in Paris Framed: 19 x 22 1/2 inches.View additional info and full condition report
Description: Herbert Ferber (American, 1906-1991) Untitled, 1983 sepia, ink, acrylic and pencil on paper monogrammed HF and dated (lower right) 12 x 16 inches.View additional info
Description: Herbert Ferber (American, 1906-1991) Untitled, 1945 ink, gouache and colored wash signed Ferber and dated (lower right) 6 1/2 x 11 inches.View additional info