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3100B Boston
May 11, 2018 10:00AMCalender

Ben Shahn (American, 1898-1969) Baseball

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3100B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 11, 2018 10:00AM


Ben Shahn (American, 1898-1969)

Baseball, 1968, edition of 350, published by the International Graphics Arts Society, Inc., New York (Prescott, 77). Signed "Ben Shahn, del." in pencil l.r., artist's chop u.r., inscribed "Stefan Martin Inc. Imp." in pencil l.c., numbered "296/350" in pencil l.l. Wood engraving on laid Japan paper, image size 12 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (31.5 x 50.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Full sheet with deckled edges, minor folds at corners, handling creases.
Estimate $400-600

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Stefan Martin Inc., Japan