09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00 PMCalender

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Big Baby

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM


Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)

Big Baby, alternatively titled Greenland Mother, 1933, edition of 150 (Burne Jones, 101). Signed "Rockwell Kent" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Wood engraving on paper, image size 4 1/2 x 5 7/8 in. (11.4 x 14.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle toning, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $700-900

Sheet is sandwiched between window mat and backing, which have been glued together firmly. Unable to open without damae to the mat. The print is possibly laid down on the backing, since it is very flat, but this could not be fully confirmed without prying open the mat.. Toning to sheet.