Lot 347

Ruth Thorne-Thomsen "Eonic Queen" Photo

Estimate: $400 - $600

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Ruth Thorne-Thomsen (American, b. 1943). Black and white pinhole photograph composite titled "Views from the Shoreline: Eonic Queen (Screwhead)" depicting a shell in the shape of a head in profile over a sandy landscape. A plane soars in the upper left corner.
Sight; height: 6 in x width: 5 in. Framed; height: 14 3/4 in x width: 11 3/4 in.


The emulsion appears smooth. The colors are bold and deep. There are no tears, major creases, or restorations. There are a few light handling marks along the edges. Very light undulation to the sheet. The photograph is affixed to a non-acidic matboard with two pieces of linen framer's tape along the upper corners of the verso. The work is signed, dated 1986, and editioned AP along the verso in pencil. Light wear to the matboard. The artwork is framed under glass; light wear to the frame. The brown paper backing of the frame has been cut along three edges to allow for inspection of the artwork. Please follow this link to see additional photos of this lot:

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