104 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010  | 
(212) 254-4710  |  Mon - Fri, 10AM - 6PM
Follow Us:
  • We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.

    (212) 254-4710 ext. 0
    Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM

     

    Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to phonebids@swanngalleries.com. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.

    Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.

    Sale 2338 | Lot 68
    Price Realized: $10,000With Buyer's Premium
    Show Hammer Price
    • Click Image To Enlarge

    • Sale 2338 Lot 68

      CHARLES WHITE (1918 - 1979)
      Jerry.

      Etching on thick wove paper, circa 1945. 254x203 mm; 10x8 inches, wide (full ?) margins. Proof, aside from a signed and numbered edition of 15. With rich, warm plate tone.

      This impression of Jerry is the only example of this very scarce Charles White etching that we have located. Charles White made his very first etchings in the early 1940s while teaching at the Southside Community Art Center in Chicago. In 1945, White began teaching at Howard University as an aritst-in-residence. Lucinda Gedeon included this print in the addendum of her master thesis, supplying the title and edition size. Gedeon Addendum 9.

      Estimate $6,000 - 9,000


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $10,000