Lee Bontecou (American, b. 1931)
Untitled from the National Collection of Fine Arts portfolio, 1967; Etching and aquatint in colors (framed); Signed, dated and numbered 121-144; 26" x 17"; Provenance: Private Collection, New Jersey
Sale Price: $2,375
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Signed, dated, and numbered in lower margin on recto. Sheet is hinged along top edge. There are some scattered areas of brown discoloration on verso. There is a tiny repaired tear along extreme right edge of sheet. Strong impression. Sheet is toned with one 1/2" spot of surface accretion at lower right quadrant in image. Light surface soiling and one crease to lower margin. Slight buckling to sheet along lower edge of sight. Colors are strong.