05-18-2012 05-19-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Steven Campbell (Scottish, 1953-2007) Man (Frontispiece)

$304$250
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Steven Campbell (Scottish, 1953-2007)

Man (Frontispiece) from the SCOTTISH BESTIARY Portfolio, 1986, edition of 50, published by The Paragon Press, London, printed by Peacock Printmakers, Aberdeen. Signed "Steven Campbell" in pencil l.r., numbered "8/50" in pencil l.l., printer's dry stamp l.r., identified on a label on the backing. Woodcut on paper, image size 22 1/4 x 15 1/8 in. (56.4 x 38.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins over 3 1/2 inches with deckled edges, not examined out of frame.

N.B. The portfolio was a group of twenty illustrations made by seven different Scottish artists for the writings of George Mackay Brown, and was printed in both portfolio and book editions.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Steven Campbell, Aberdeen, London, The Paragon Press