Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness;
Lot 122
Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness;
Sold for US$ 9,375 inc. premium
Auction Details
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7 May 2013 13:00 EDT

Auction 20912
Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness; Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness; Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness; Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness; Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness; Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness; Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness; Eliot Porter (1901-1990); In Wildness;
Lot Details
Eliot Porter (1901-1990)
In Wildness, 1981
New York: Daniel Wolf Gallery, 1981. 10 dye-transfer prints, each signed in pencil on the mount; in individual wrappers with letterpress title and date, 1953-81, together with the printed title/plate list/colophon, signed and numbered '211' in ink (of an edition of 300); contained in a linen clamshell box with embossed credit and title.
Each approx. 16 x12¼ in or reverse

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Andrew Smith Gallery, Santa Fe, 1988

    The plates are as follows:
    Red osier. near Great Barrington, Massachusetts, 1957
    Path in woods. Great Spruce Head Island, Maine, 1981
    Hawkweed in meadow. Great Spruce Head Island, Maine, 1968
    Tidal marsh. Mount Desert Island, Maine, 1965
    Maple leaves and pine needles. Tamoworth, New Hampshire, 1956
    Sunflower and sandune, Colorado, 1959
    Sculptured rock. Marble Canyon, Arizona, 1967
    Maple sapling and rock. Passaconaway, New Hampshire, 1953
    Pool in a brook. Pond Brook, near Whiteface, New Hampshire, 1953
    Sunset behind Las Tres Virgenes Volcano. Near Mezquital, Baja, California, 1966

    Additional images in this lot can be viewed in our online catalog.
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