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    Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973)
    The Blue Sky Portfolio (complete with 12 works), 1922-1934
    Gelatin silver printed by George Tice, 1986
    13-1/8 x 10-3/8 inches (33.3 x 26.4 cm) or the reverse and slightly smaller
    Each signed by George Tice and Joanna Steichen on Portfolio labels affixed to mounts verso. Editioned 17/100 in pencil on printed colophon. All in burgundy cloth covered clamshell box gilt-stamped 'Steichen' on the cover. Prestige Art, Ltd., Mamaroneck, New York, 1987.

    Titles included: The Blue Sky, Long Island, New York, 1923; Clouds; Walden Pond, Concord, Massachusetts, 1934; Brancusi, Voulangis, France, 1922; Apple Blossoms, Connecticut, 1932; E. Gordon Craig, Paris, 1920; Miss Sousa, 1933; George Washington Bridge, New York, 1931; Carl Sandburg, Umpawaug, Connecticut, 1930; Bryant Park Breadline, New York, 1933; Agnes Meyer; and, Miss Fanny Haven Wickes, Newport, Rhode Island, 1924.


    Condition Report*: All the prints in overall excellent condition with no visible defects. Portfolio box in excellent condition.
    *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. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    October, 2020
    6th Tuesday
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