2023

Peter Beard

New York 1938 – lives in New York & Kenya

„I‘ll write whenever I can...“. 1965
Later gelatin silver print. With original drawings by Kivoi Mathenge in India ink, pencil, watercolour and tempera. 33,6 × 49 cm (40,5 × 50,2 cm) (13 ¼ × 19 ¼ in. (16 × 19 ¾ in.)) Signed, dated and inscribed with magenta coloured ink on the image at the top in the centre by Peter Beard: „’The mingled Destinies of Crocodyles & men‘, ’Dear diary...‘15‘4“er on Koobi Fora, Lake Rudolf 1965 Peter Beard Hog Ranch box 47616 Nairobi‘“ as well as titled on the lower left: „I‘ll write whenever I can...“. Signed in black ink by Kivoi Mathenge on the lower margin of the image. Gallery label on the reverse of the frame: „THE TIME IS ALWAYS NOW ...“. Unique work.  [2031] Framed 

ProvenanceFormerly collection Gert Elfering / private collection, Bavaria

EUR 30.000 – 40.000
USD 36,900 – 49,200

Sold for:
47,500 EUR (incl. premium)

„I‘ll write whenever I can...“

Auction 288Wednesday, 30 May 2018
06:00 PM

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