Sale 17PT04 | Lot 123

HC Westermann

Catalogue: Post-War & Contemporary Art
HC Westermann

Lot Details

Lot 123
HC Westermann
American, 1922-1981
Untitled Letter (Dear Vivian...), 1973
Signed Cliff (ll), signed H.C. Westermann (lr), dated 1973 (ur)
Ink and watercolor on paper
14 x 10 7/8 inches (35.56 x 27.62 cm);
Together with Untitled Envelope (Air Mail), 1973
Signed H.C. Westermann (ul)
4 3/4 x 11 inches (12.06 x 27.94 cm);
Also with Stop the War, 1973
Signed Cliff and dated 1973 (ll)
Photocopy, ink and watercolor on paper
8 1/2 x 11 inches (21.59 x 27.94 cm)
A version of this work appears in Letters from H.C. Westermann, Timken Publishers, 1988, p. 109 b/w illus.;
And also with a collection of correspondence including an Air Mail envelope (with ink and watercolor embellishments by the artist), three postcards from Westermann and wife Joanna, and an envelope with letter from Joanna Beall Westermann, dated from 1973-1977

The artist
Gift of the artist to the current owner

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Please note this collection of correspondence includes items sent by mail, and has the requisite postmarks, stamps and minor wear associated with mail transit. Letters included in this group were folded into envelopes by the artist and retain those fold marks.

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Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

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Post-War & Contemporary Art

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