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Item 445 - David Smith Catalog 580 (Apr 2020)

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Sold Price: $302.50 (includes buyer's premium)


American abstract expressionist sculptor and painter (1906-1965), who pioneered the technique of artistic welding and is best known for creating large steel abstract geometric sculptures. ALS, one page on a 5.5 x 3.25 postcard, January 7, 1958. Concise letter to Thomas B. Wilber in Yonkers, New York, in full: "OK, mail that one back—In meantime I'll get the tube for mailing big one. Can get tube in Glens Falls—will ship as soon as possible parcel post insured—Post dated check method OK—then I won't have keep books—book work hard as well on me. Your outline payment OK." In fine condition.

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