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American History in Wood / Carved Relief of Ground Zero, Gil Russell (b. 1948), Charlton, Massachusetts, 2002.

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Lot 316
Carved Relief of Ground Zero,
Gil Russell (b. 1948), Charlton, Massachusetts, 2002.
Ending from 22 February 2023, 19:00 EST
Skinner Marlborough, Massachusetts

US$1,000 - US$2,000

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Carved Relief of Ground Zero,

Gil Russell (b. 1948), Charlton, Massachusetts, 2002.
Black walnut relief-carved plaque depicting firemen raising flag at Ground Zero in Manhattan, based on the 24 September 2001 cover of Newsweek magazine, includes preparatory sketch by Russell for Bob Levine dated 1 August 2002, 33cm wide, 2cm deep, 55cm high (13 3/4in wide, 1 3/4in deep, 22 1/2in high).

Footnotes

Provenance
Purchased from the artist.

Literature
"Carvings Present a Slice of American History," Antiques and the Arts Weekly, (6 March 2012).

Robert and Anne Levine, American History in Wood: The Levine Folk Art Collection, (s.n.: Robert and Anne Levine, 2017), 113.

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