Palm Beach Modern Auctions
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Modern + Contemporary Art & Design, Fall 2021

Sat, Nov 6, 2021 12:00PM EDT
Lot 224

Barton Lidice Benes Mixed Media Collage/Assemblage

Estimate: $100 - $200

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Barton Lidice Benes (1942-2012)
Marking(s); notes: signed; 1975
Country of origin; materials: American; paper, canvas, feathers
Dimensions (H, W, D): 11.5"h, 8"w; 13"h, 9.25"w cover/bag
Additional Information: Work is titled "A Test of Strength" from the "Aunt Evelyn" series, and consists of two folded sheets in the artist's carrying bag. Provenance: Collection of Mr. Steven Brier, Miami, Florida | Private Collection, West Palm Beach, Florida.

Fall 2021 Auction Series
Saturday, November 6th: Modern + Contemporary Art & Design (Session I)
Saturday, November 6th: Editions & Photography (Session II)
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good, wear and staining to cover/bag, very minor handling wear and pale marks to paper

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