09-07-2012 09-08-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2609B Boston
September 7, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
208

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Approaching Storm

$3,081$2,600
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.