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      Sale 2255 | Lot 39
      Price Realized: $6,240With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2255 Lot 39

        ROY DECARAVA (1919 - 2009)
        Pickets (Strikers).

        Color screenprint, circa 1946-1951. 318x251 mm; 12 1/2x9 7/8 inches, full margins. Inscribed "13" in pencil, lower left. A superb impression of this extremely scarce, early print.

        Provenance: acquired directly from the artist by Anne Kurakin, the artist's second wife.

        Illustrated: Peter Galassi, Roy DeCarava: A Retrospective, p. 15.

        Other impressions of this print can be found in the collection of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, DC and Clark Atlanta University Art Galleries.

        Estimate $3,000 - 5,000


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $6,240

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