20th/21st Century Art

April 2328, 2022
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LOT 88

Lot 88

Morris Graves (1910-2001)

Morris Graves (1910-2001)
Lot 88 Details
Morris Graves (1910-2001), American


Sumi ink wash and gold leaf on paper; signed “Graves” and dated ‘57 lower right, a partial handwritten label to the top edge of the frame verso reads “Quaker” in pencil.
18 ins x 13.375 ins; 45.7 cms x 34 cms

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $3,900
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Morris Graves (1910-2001)
  • Morris Graves (1910-2001)
  • Morris Graves (1910-2001)
  • Morris Graves (1910-2001)

The Estate of the Late L. Marguerite Vaughan;
Gift of David H. M. Vaughan and Lucinda Flemer, executors of the Estate of the Late L. Marguerite Vaughan;
To the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB, Accession No. 1991.20;
Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery


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LOT 88

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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