Lot 692
Property of Various Owners

Gene Davis (American 1920-1985)
Untitled (Lines): Group of Three Works
Each signed Davis and dated 83 l.r.
Each colored pencil on paper; each apparently in good condition. Each framed.*
Sight size of largest: 14 x 16-3/4 in (35.6 x 42.5 cm)
Estimate $3,000-5,000


Provenance:
Harris Gallery, Houston, from a paper label affixed to verso of two
Sotheby's Arcade, New York, Modern & Contemporary Drawings, Paintings and Sculpture, June 14, 1995, lot 434


Each with varying light toning and varying light handling creases; each does not appear to be laid down; the first (with two vertical groups of lines), with mild toning around perimeter and a minor tear to l.l. edge.; the second (with three vertical groups of lines), with small spot l.l. corner, possibly foxing and with minor surface abrasion upper margin in center; the third (with two horizontal groups of lines), with a few handling marks upper edge in center. Each overall in good condition.


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Sold for $4,400