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George Elbert Burr (American, 1859-1939) Piñon Trees, New Mexico

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$395$325

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

Description:

George Elbert Burr (American, 1859-1939)

Piñon Trees, New Mexico, 1920 (Seeber, 217). Signed and inscribed "George Elbert Burr Del. et Imp." in pencil l.l., titled in pencil l.r., inscribed "Edition of 40 proofs Trial proof" in pencil l.r., monogrammed within the plate. Etching and aquatint on paper, plate size 9 3/4 x 11 7/8 in. (24.7 x 30.1 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Margins over 1 inch with deckled right edge, unobtrusive toning, scattered fox marks, staining (primarily to margins).
Estimate $400-600

The sheet measures 13 x 14 3/4 inches. The staining is primarily to the margins.

Keywords

Elbert Burr, New Mexico, Aquatint

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