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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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