Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern + Contemporary Art & Design, Spring 2021

Sat, May 15, 2021 12:00PM EDT
Lot 279

Lindsay Obermeyer "Blood Type" Embroidery

Estimate: $300 - $500

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Lindsay Obermeyer (1966-2020)
Marking(s); notes: marking(s)
Country of origin; materials: American; embroidered fabric, beads
Dimensions (H, W, D): 8"h, 7.25"w; 10.75"h, 9.75"w frame
Additional Information: Lindsay Obermeyer's work incorporated her passions for both art and science, transforming anatomical texts, microscope slides and laboratory tools with intricate embroidery and beadwork. (source: Lot is accompanied by the purchase receipt dated 7.24.1997. Provenance: Collection of Drs. Joan & Bernard Chodorkoff, the major part of whose collection is on permanent exhibition at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida.

Spring 2021 Auction Series
Saturday, May 15th: Selections from the Palm Beach Estate of Paige Rense Noland (Session I)
Saturday, May 15th: Modern + Contemporary Art & Design (Session II)
Thursday, May 20th: Editions & Photography (Session III)

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very good (condition of art only)