Lot 241

William Libby Mixed media shadow box construction Sunset

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Libby, William Charles (American 1919-1982), Title: Sunset, Date: 1970, Medium: mixed media and painted paper relief construction, Dimensions: 24 x 29.5 x 2 inches, Description: a painted abstract relief within a shadow box, signed, titled, and dated on the reverse, Provenance: Alcoa Art Collection, The Estate of Dr. Bernard Grossman, Frame Type: the artist's painted shadow box frame , Libby is in the following collections; Board of Public Education in Pittsburgh; Brooklyn Museum of Art; Butler Institute of American Art; Carnegie Mellon University; Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania; Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Carnegie Institute; Pennsylvania State University; Society of American Graphic Artists; Wichita Art Association. Awards : Juror's award Indiana University of Pennsylvania 1968; Purchase at Kutztown State Teacher's college; First award and gold medal at Pennsylvania Artists Annual in Rector; First award Associated Artists of Pittsburgh; Purchase Pennell Annual 1956; Purchase Brooklyn Museum 1950; Purchase Wichita Art Association 1949; Award Associated Artists of Pittsburgh. Provenance: Graham Shearing Collection, Pittsburgh Pa.


in generally good condition apart from some rubbing to the painted edges of the frame. 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/ .

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