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    Description

    Lorna Simpson (American, b. 1960)
    Two Pairs, 1997
    Photogravure on handmade Richard de Bas paper
    12-1/4 x 18-3/4 inches (31.1 x 47.6 cm) (plate)
    Signed, dated, and editioned 39/50 in pencil, and embossed with photographer's blindstamp, lower margin recto. Signed and dated in ink, label verso.
    Printed in collaboration with Graphic Studio Institute for Research in Art, University of South Florida.

    Soul of a Nation: African American Art from a Distinguished Collector


    Estimate: $1 - $10.

    Condition Report*: Yellowish discoloration to plate margins. Copyright stamps on verso slightly visible from recto, in lower left and upper right corners. An approximately 1-inch blueish line of accretion, possibly ink, in upper sheet margin, just left of center. Soft creases to the corners. A very few pinpoints of foxing in the lower right corner. Sheet with deckled edges measures 20 by 26 1/2 inches. Sheet is float mounted and framed under glass to 26 3/4 by 33 1/2 inches. Not examined out of frame.
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    15th Friday
    Auction Dates
    November
    5th Friday
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    76 Days
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