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    Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006)
    Gift of the Commonplace (Complete portfolio with 10 photographs), 1994
    Platinum-Palladium prints
    7-1/2 x 6 inches (19.1 x 15.2 cm) (largest)
    Editioned '39/40' in pencil on the colophon. Each signed in pencil lower margin recto. Each with a printed title and date.
    Published by Vision Gallery, San Francisco.

    Contained in the original folio-size black box with silver-stamped monogram on the cover.

    Titles include: Creation, Teapot, Two Leaves, Skull and Rosary, Straws, Lifesavers, One World, Angelwing, Candy, and Door Knob.


    More information about Ruth Bernhard, also known as Bernhard, Ruth, Ruth Bernhard.

    Condition Report*: Each sheet is housed inside individual sleeves; minor paper discoloration affecting the edges of some of the sheets, not affecting any images; otherwise, there do not appear to be any major condition issues affecting the images.
    *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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    Auction Dates
    April, 2019
    6th Saturday
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