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Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Six Portraits: Blake, From Life Mask by Deville

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$385$325

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)

Six Portraits: Blake, From Life Mask by Deville, 1956, edition of 90, wood engraving (Fern & O'Sullivan, 268); Samuel Palmer, After the Watercolor by Walter, 1956, edition of 50, wood engraving (F&O, 275); Jacques Callot, 1958, wood engraving (F&O, 724); Theodule Ribot, 1969, edition of 525, wood engraving (F&O, 548); Samuel Sewall, 1970, edition of 100, wood engraving (F&O, 558); and Goethe, 1970, edition of 100, etching (F&O, 563). Each signed "Baskin" in pencil l.r., some numbered in pencil l.l. Image/plate sizes to 5 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. (14.0 x 9.8 cm), five matted, all unframed.
Condition: Wide margins.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Leonard Baskin, Deville, Samuel Palmer, Jacques Callot, Samuel Sewall, Engraving, Metalworking, Printmaking, Wood engraving

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