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Bertha Boynton Lum (American, 1869-1954) Parade of the Marionettes

Auction:
2371
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2371
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2007 12:00PM

Description:

Bertha Boynton Lum (American, 1869-1954)

Parade of the Marionettes, 1927 (Gravalos & Pulin, 92B). Dated and signed "copyright 1925 by Bertha Lum" in ink (within image) l.r. Hand-colored raised line woodcut, image size 17 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. (44.4 x 59.6 cm), framed (without glass).
Condition: Laid down.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Small abrasion (1 in. or less) with losses in the u.l. Small tear with very minor losses extending into the image u.c. Surface grime.


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