Brunk Auctions
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Collection of Jean and Jim Barrow | May 20, 2023

Sat, May 20, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 17

Karen Shapiro

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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(American, b. 1947)

Roach Motel, stamped verso "K", enamel on ceramic with wood cleat, 16-1/4 x 17-1/8 x 3-1/2 in.; Cockroach with Briefcase, signed illegibly and dated verso "13", paint and mixed media on ceramic, 6-1/8 x 7 in.


Motel with crazing, silicone glue on verso and interior, some scuffing to edges; cockroach with silicone glue residue at most arm joints likely as made, top left arm slightly loose

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Commissioned by the consignor; Collection of Jean and Jim Barrow