Lot 3059: Alice Asmar Limited Edition Flowers

Lot 3059: Alice Asmar Limited Edition Flowers

Est: $4,000 - $5,000
Passed

Art Legacy

August 24, 2019 9:00 AM CST
Chicago, IL, US

More About This Item


Item Overview

Description: Alice Asmar Limited Edition Original Lithograph Flowers. Hand signed and numbered. Approx size 22x28 inches.

Artist or Maker: Alice Asmar

Medium: Lithograph

Condition Report: This is in mint condition Asmar was born in Flint, Michigan of Lebanese and Greek parents. A prodigy, she began winning awards at age six. At age 10, she appeared in the Oregonian front page with her unusual window painting on parchment of the Madonna, Christ child, and angels. At age 12, her complex historical painting of Cavalcade of America was printed in the Oregon journal. At age 19, she received B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Lewis and Clark college in Portland. She taught French, art and piano at St. Helens Hall. She graduated from university of Washington with a master of fine arts degree. Her thesis was an innovative visual opera, Pelleas and Melisande. Teaching art at Lewis and Clark college. She worked for Boeing aircraft doing top secret engineering drawings in aerodynamics. In early 1960 Asmar traveled to many countries in Europe and the Middle East. Setting up her studio in southern California, she divided her time between teaching, illustrating for Los Angeles Times, engraving for Nambe Mills in New Mexico, creating lithographic editions for publishers in New York. In the 1970s Asmar painted southwestern scenes and ceremonial dances of many... Pueblo, Apache and Navaho Indians. Her lithographs of the Indians are in a permanent collection at the National Museum of American history in the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. In 1991, Asmar was chosen for a prestigious honorary membership in the National League of American Pen Women, Washington, D.C. Only 3 such honors are given each year in the country.

Payment & Shipping

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Shipping: We ship for you via Fed Ex or DHL usually. We ship within one week after payment is complete. Please contact us at 312-956-0901 or LoveYourBid@ArtLegacy.org to arrange payment.<br /> Shipping Terms: We will ship all over the world. Buyer pays shipping and we will calculate the shipping price at the end of the sale. If the buyer wins multiple lots, we will combine shipping. All of our boxes are packed in house by a professional packer using the best and safest materials for shipping artwork.<br /> Buyer's Premium: The winning bidder agrees to pay a 15% buyer's premium. (5% over $7500)<br /> Taxes: The winning bidder will pay all applicable taxes.<br /> Condition: All lots are sold as-is and as pictured. Bidders should contact us for more detailed condition reports.<br />

Auction Details

Aug 24 Saturday LIVE Fine Art Auction

By Art Legacy

August 24, 2019, 9:00 AM CST

Chicago, IL, US

Terms

Buyer's Premium

$1 - 2,500: 15.0%
$2,501 - 7,500: 10.0%
$7,501+: 5.0%
From:To:Increment:
$0$49$5
$50$199$10
$200$999$25
$1,000$9,999$50
$10,000+$500

Shipping Terms: We ship for you via Fed Ex or DHL usually. We ship within one week after payment is complete. Please contact us at 312-956-0901 or LoveYourBid@ArtLegacy.org to arrange payment.<br /> Shipping Terms: We will ship all over the world. Buyer pays shipping and we will calculate the shipping price at the end of the sale. If the buyer wins multiple lots, we will combine shipping. All of our boxes are packed in house by a professional packer using the best and safest materials for shipping artwork.<br /> Buyer's Premium: The winning bidder agrees to pay a 15% buyer's premium. (5% over $7500)<br /> Taxes: The winning bidder will pay all applicable taxes.<br /> Condition: All lots are sold as-is and as pictured. Bidders should contact us for more detailed condition reports.<br />