Shades of Grey: Prints & Photography Online Auction

November 03, 2016

LOT 43

Lot 43

Geoffrey James (1942- )

Geoffrey James (1942- )
Lot 43 Details
Geoffrey James (1942- ), Welsh/Canadian


Three gelatin silver prints; the first, signed and dated 1970 at “Forte dei Marni, Italy” in pencil verso, titled with artist’s dedication: “For Chris” in pen and ink to the bottom of the matboard support
The second title; signed, dated 78 and inscribed “Victoria 1977” in pencil verso;
The third, signed, titled and dated 1977 in pen and ink verso, with the artist’s printing date, “Jan. 79” in pen and ink verso
Image 11.6" x 8.7" — 29.5 x 22 cm.; 3.3" x 11.8" — 8.5 x 30 cm.; 3" x 11" — 7.6 x 27.9 cm.

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $540
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
Geoffrey James (1942- )
  • Geoffrey James (1942- )
  • Geoffrey James (1942- )

The first title gifted from the artist;
the last title with gallery label: Yajima Galerie, Montreal verso


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LOT 43

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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