Concept Gallery
Live Auction

10/1/22 Fine Art, Antiques, Jewelry & Design

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 10:00AM EDT
Lot 212

John Altoon About Women Portfolio 8 Lithos Gemini

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Altoon, John (American, 1925-1969), About Women Portfolio, with text by Robert Creeley, 1966, printed and published by Gemini G.E.L., Artist's Proof IV, aside from the regular edition of 100, this copy includes 8 single page lithos, each signed, as well as the title page, Creeley's poems and the colophon, all sheets 19 inches square, housed in the original blue cloth clamshell slipcase. This is an incomplete copy as it's lacking the 2 double-page lithos.

Condition

Prints in Fair to Good condition, all with staining and rippling along the edge, although very few of the images show any damage; additionally, all with staining to the upper corners from previous hinging; the box in fair condition, scratched and soiled, spine is cracked. Merchandise will be packed and transported by the purchaser at their own risk and expense. A list of recommended shippers is on our website: https://www.conceptgallery.com/auctions/shipping/ .