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Bertha Lum (1869-1954), Parade of the Marionettes

Auction:
3039T
Lot:
1621
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Discovery - 3039T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 09, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Bertha Lum (1869-1954), Parade of the Marionettes, 1924, hand-colored raised line woodcut, signed and dated "copyright 1924" in ink at lower right, framed and glazed, sight size 17 5/8 x 23 1/2 in.
Japanese Prints online
Estimate $800-1,000

Not examined out of frame, some residue/transfer from color on inside of glass.


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Keywords

Bertha Lum, Marionette, Printmaking, Relief printing, Visual arts, Woodblock printing in Japan, Woodcut

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