Not Manet’s Type Sells at Skinner Auction

Carrie Mae Weems’ Not Manets Type, 2001, a signed and dated print in an edition of 40 sold at Skinner’s auction of American & European Art for $ 1,400 (hammer price). Auction estimate $ 2,000-2,500.

Weems is known for her narrative’s on gender, class, race, and American history.  The photo-lithograph on paper measures 27 1/8 x 17 in. and numbered 13/40.