05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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James Lesesne Wells (American, 1902-1993) Still Life with Violin

 
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

James Lesesne Wells (American, 1902-1993)

Still Life with Violin, 1987, edition of 99. Signed and dated "James L. Wells 1987" in pencil l.r., numbered "70/99" in pencil l.l., dry stamp l.l. Color woodcut on paper, image size 27 3/4 x 31 7/8 in. (70.4 x 80.9 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

N.B. James Wells was a leading Harlem Renaissance printmaker and was also a mentor to Jacob Lawrence.
Estimate $2,500-3,000

Keywords

B. James Wells, Jacob Lawrence