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After Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Fifteen Woodcuts Portfolio

Auction:
3114T
Lot:
1130
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 3114T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

After Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)

Fifteen Woodcuts Portfolio, 1962, edition of 500, published by The Friends of Art, Boston University, printed by The Gehenna Press and The Meriden Gravure Company. Signed "Leonard Baskin" and numbered "13" in pencil on the colophon page. One woodcut from the original block plus fifteen facsimiles, sheet sizes 22 x 16 in., presented in the original portfolio. Condition: Foxing, toning, small creases to corners of some sheets, rippling to some sheets, minor handling creases to some sheets.
Estimate $200-250


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Keywords

Baskin, Eschatology, Gehenna, Leonard Baskin, Meriden, Connecticut, Playing card, Relief printing, Religion, Visual arts, Woodcut

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