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Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Approaching Storm

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

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

Description:

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942)

Approaching Storm, 1940, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists, New York (Czestochowski, W17). Signed "Grant Wood" in pencil l.r., identified on a label from AAA affixed to the backing. Lithograph on paper, image size 11 3/4 x 8 7/8 in. (29.7 x 22.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered foxing.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Out of the frame the margins over 1 3/4 in.; cloth tape hinged along top edge to window mat verso, former gummed tape hinges to margins recto, scattered foxing with the largest fox mark approx. 3/16 x 3/16 at center (over harvester's right shoulder), deckled top, right, and bottom edges; no additional condition issues to report.

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