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Asheville, NC 28802
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
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Feb 3, 2023
El Penitente, 1940, printed 1980, signed mount lower right recto "Barbara Morgan 1940", titled mount lower left recto, inscribed mount verso "Martha Graham-El Penitente - 1940-c. 1980/solo (Eric Hawkins-El Flagellante)/Barbara Morgan", gelatin silver print, 9-1/2 x 7-1/2 in.; mount, 16 x 14 in.; black wood frame, 20 x 18 in.
Provenance: Gift from the artist to the original owner who worked with Morgan; by descent in the family; Private Collection, Concord, North Carolina [[americanart]]/[[photo]]
mounted, apparent un-retouched scratch in negative visible at upper left near rope, small surface crease at lower right edge, un-retouched spots in negative, small area of accretion upper right corner; frame with scratches
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