Palm Beach Modern Auctions
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Modern + Contemporary Art & Design

Sat, May 20, 2023 12:00PM EDT
Lot 707

Michael Goldberg Abstract SPANNOCHIA Painting

Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Michael Goldberg (1924-2007)
Marking(s); notes: signed; 1989
Country of origin; materials: American; oil and colored chalk on heavy paper
Dimensions (H, W, D): 11.75"h, 11"w; 20"h, 19.5"w frame
Additional Information: Work is titled "Spannocchia 1" and is one of three related works by the artist in this sale, a series of highly textural paintings recalling the artist's summer trips to Tuscany, Italy. The consignor reached out to Michael Goldberg's wife, Lynn Umlauf, proposing to produce the series in a limited edition run of multiples. The project was never completed, but records of the April 2020 correspondence remain, copies of which will be provided to the winning bidder(s) of these lots. Provenance: Private Collection, southern Germany by descent to previous owner | Karl & Faber Kunstauktionen 12.5.2019 auction, lot 1011 | Collection of a California art advisor and dealer.

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very good, not examined outside frame (condition of art only)