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Five Prints: Percy A. Grassby (British/Canadian, 1882-1973), Study of a Woman's Head and Back

Auction:
2761T
Lot:
1178
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Auction:
Discovery - 2761T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 13, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Five Prints:

Percy A. Grassby (British/Canadian, 1882-1973), Study of a Woman's Head and Back, signed "P. Grassby IMP" in pencil l.r., etching on paper; Luigi Lucioni (Italian/American, 1900-1988), Shadow and Substance, 1944, signed and dated "Luigi Lucioni" in pencil l.r., signed "L Lucioni" in the matrix l.l., etching on paper; a Persian manuscript page reproduction, offset lithograph on paper; and Gillian Tyler (American, 20th Century), Pheasant and Horned Lizard, illustrations of John Gay's FABLES, signed "Gillian Tyler" in pencil l.r., wood engravings, plate sizes to 7 1/4 x 9 7/8 in., the two etchings unmatted, all unframed. Condition: Shadow with toning and corrugation stains and hinge remnant on the verso, Pheasant and Lizard with mat burn, toning, masking and cellophane tape remnants at edges and corners.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the acquisition fund of the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.
Estimate $200-300


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Luigi Lucioni, Percy A. Grassby, Head

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