Prints and Photography

August 0813, 2020
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LOT 82

Lot 82

Robert Tombs (20th/21st Century)

Robert Tombs (20th/21st Century)
Lot 82 Details
Robert Tombs (20th/21st Century), Canadian

2 AM

Colour silkscreen; signed and numbered 5/30 in pencil to margin, titled to gallery label verso backing
Image 21 x 12.6 in — 53.3 x 32 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Robert Tombs (20th/21st Century)
  • Robert Tombs (20th/21st Century)
  • Robert Tombs (20th/21st Century)

Property of Stanley Colbert, inscribed to label verso;
Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto gallery label verso


This Ottawa-based artist and arts administrator practices graphic design, photography, painting, site-specific installation, curating, self-publishing and advocacy. He was elected President, Royal Canadian Academy of Arts in 2018, and in 2020, became a founding director of the Portrait Gallery of Canada.


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LOT 82

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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