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    Eliot Furness Porter (American, 1901-1990)
    Portfolio One: The Seasons (nine of the original twelve photographs), 1963
    Dye transfer
    8-3/8 x 10-1/2 inches (21.3 x 26.7 cm) (each, approximate)
    Editioned '82'/105 in ink on colophon. Each with portfolio stamp and with print and set number in ink mount verso. Contained in the original folding linen case. Printed by Lawton Kennedy, San Francisco, California. Published by the Sierra Club, San Francisco, California.

    Titles include: Maple Blossoms in a Woodland Pool, 1961; Rhodora, 1953; Eroded Rock, 1953; Ponderosa Pine, 1960; Spruce Trees and River, 1959; Cypress Swamp, 1954; Aspens in Early Spring, 1957; Snow and Grass, 1959; Snow on Sand Dunes, 1959.


    Condition Report*: Some areas of staining and discoloration to the case; Each is dry mounted to board measuring 20 x 15 inches; minor toning and grime to the mounts, most notably along the edges; a few scattered pinpoint indentations, most noticeable in raking light; one approximate 1 inch abrasion lower center to Ponderosa Pina, most noticaeble in raking light;
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2019
    17th Wednesday
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