Portraits and Photography Online Auction

October 22, 2009

LOT 86

Lot 86

Robert Bourdeau (1931- )

Robert Bourdeau (1931- )
Lot 86 Details
Robert Bourdeau (1931- ), Canadian


Gelatin silver print; signed, dated 1982 and numbered 5/30 in pencil to the mount; signed and dated at Maine, USA verso and inscribed neg. no. 82-8514-37 verso
Image 8" x 13.5" — 20.3 x 34.3 cm.

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Jane Corkin Gallery, Toronto


Bourdeau is considered to be the Canadian Ansel Adams.


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 86

About Condition Ratings

  • 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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