Prints & Photography

April 1722, 2021
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Lot 1

Frank Davidson (1912-1985)

Frank Davidson (1912-1985)
Lot 1 Details
Frank Davidson (1912-1985), American


Colour silkscreen; signed, titled and dated '41 in pencil to margin
14 ins x 10 ins; 35.6 cms x 25.4 cms

Estimate $600-$900

Realised: $1,020
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Frank Davidson (1912-1985)
  • Frank Davidson (1912-1985)
  • Frank Davidson (1912-1985)

Krause’s Fine Art and Picture Frame Co., NY old label verso backing;
Private Collection, Toronto


This print was created as part of America's Federal Art Project (1935-1943) which was sponsored by the Works Progress Administration (WPA). The Federal Art Project was one of the programs included in President Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal, a series of public work projects aimed at providing opportunities for unemployed artists.


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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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