Kara Walker (American, b.1969) Untitled ("Lincoln") Gouache on Paper

Lot 101

    

Kara Walker (American, b.1969) Untitled ("Lincoln") Gouache on Paper

1997, signed and dated upper right en verso, depicting a male figure resembling Abraham Lincoln standing behind a nude and pregnant seated female figure, composed in tones of brown and rust on a white background, mounted floating in a wood frame under acrylic; Sikkema Jenkins & Co., NY gallery label en verso; from an Oak Park, Illinois collector
dimensions:  Height 65 inches, Width 42 1/2 inches (sheet), frame size: 69 1/4 inches by 45 1/4 inches
condition*:  Very Good, staple holes along top edge and to lower right and lower left corners, and bottom; sheet unhinged from backing at upper right corner
estimate:  $30,000-40,000
hammer price:  $22,000

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