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Airport -  HEASLIP

Airport
WILLIAM HEASLIP
American, (1898-1970)
Etching and aquatint, probably 1930s, edition 100. 11 7/8 x 15 in. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. This is a superb impression with full margins. The condition is fine other than for an extremely faint suggestion of toning within an old mat opening. Born in Canada, Heaslip was interested in art and aviation at an early age. He joined the Royal Flying Corps and served in WWI. He later moved to New Yok and studied printmaking and painting at the Art Students League. Heaslip was also an illustrator.
SOLD

Pasture Gate -  KENT

Pasture Gate
ROCKWELL KENT
American, (1881-1940)
Lithograph, 1928, Burne Jones / Rightmire 26, edition 110. 10 5/8 x 7 in. Signed in pencil. This is a fine impression with full margins. The condition is excellent. This print was published by Weyhe Gallery and printed by George Miller. It was based on a drawing of the artist's first wife, Kathleen Whiting Kent. Pasture Gate is listed in multiple museum collections.
$1,250

Grand Central Staion -  KUHLER

Grand Central Staion
OTTO KUHLER
American, (1894-1977)
Etching, 1927, Kennedy Galleries 26, edition 50. 14 3/8 x 9 in. Signed and titled in pencil. this is a superb, richly inked impression of this uncommon print. The margins are full and the condition is fine. On the left side are the flags of the former Hotel Belmont which was a destination hotel for foreign ambassadors and other dignitaries.
$2,400

Modernist City Scene -  LALLEMAND

Modernist City Scene
ALEX LALLEMAND
Belgian, (1892-1963)
Linocut (or woodcut), 1920s-1930s, edition probably about 50. 10 5/8 x 5 7/8 in. Signed in pencil and inscribed "epreuve d'artiste." This is a fine impression with full margins. The condition is also fine. Lallemand, working in Brussels, produced many of these modernist blockprints focusing on imaginary urban scenes.
$450

Haymaking:  June -  LEIGHTON

Haymaking: June
CLARE LEIGHTON
American, (1899-1989)
Wood engraving, 1933, BPL 212, edition 60. 8 1/16 x 10 in. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. This is a fine, early impression printed on cream Japanese paper. The margins are full. The condition is fine other than for a modest old stain in the upper margin edge away from the image. This rich impression is from the Farmer's year series. It's numbered in Roman numerals therefore it's from the British edition of 30.
$2,600

Landing -  LEIGHTON

Landing
CLARE LEIGHTON
American, (1899-1989)
Wood engraving, 1931, Boston PublicLibrary 195, edition 130. 8 3/8 x 12 1/2 in. Signed and numbered in pencil. This is a fine impression printed on cream Japanese paper. The margins are full and the condition is excellent. This work is among Leighton's best known works called the Lumber Camp series. Six images were done in an edition of 30 for the UK and 100 for the US. These prints were based on her trip to the Laurentian Mountains in Quebec, Canada.
$3,800

Cod Fishing -  LEIGHTON

Cod Fishing
CLARE LEIGHTON
American, (1899-1989)
Wood engraving, 1949-50, BPL 613, edition 50. 9 1/2 in. in diameter. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. This is a very good impression printed on thin Japan paper. The margins are full. Very good condition apart from a trace of an old adhesive along the outer left margin edge, verso. This is one of Leighton's twelve woodcut designs for New England industries which were also made into Wedgewood plates.
SOLD

Apple Picking:  September -  LEIGHTON

Apple Picking: September
CLARE LEIGHTON
American, (1899-1989)
Wood engraving, 1933, Boston Public Library 209, edition 60. 8 5/8 x 11 7/8 in. Signed, numbered and titled in pencil. This is a fine early impression from the British edition of 30, numbered in Roman numerals. (30 impressions for the American market were numbered in Arabic.) Printed on a fine cream Japanese paper, the margins are full. The condition is fine other than for small old hinges at the top corners, verso, and a small ripple in the lower margin at left. This stellar image is from the Farmer's Year series.
$2,750

To the Milking:  July -  LEIGHTON

To the Milking: July
CLARE LEIGHTON
American, (1899-1989)
Wood engraving, 1933, BPL 218, edition 60. 8 x 9 7/8 in. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. Here we have a fine, early impression printed on thin cream Japanese paper. The margins are full. The condition is fine other then for a tiny hinge remnant on the lower right corner of the sheet, recto. There's a tiny speck in the sky area which appears to be inherent to the paper. This print is from the Farmer's year series and from the British edition of 30 signed in Roman numerals.
$2,500

Lambing:  January -  LEIGHTON

Lambing: January
CLARE LEIGHTON
American, (1899-1989)
Wood engraving, 1933, BPL 216, edition 60. 8 1/16 x 10 3/8 in. Signed, titled, numbered and inscribed "second state" in pencil. This is a fine, early impression printed on thin cream Japanese paper. The margins are full. The condition is fine. This print is from the celebrated Farmer's Year series with one print representing each month.
$2,500

Limbing -  LEIGHTON

Limbing
CLARE LEIGHTON
American, (1899-1989)
Wood engraving, 1931, BPL 191,edition 130. 8 5/8 x 12 in. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. This is a fine, rich impression printed on Japanese paper. The margins are full. This work is numbered from the American edition of 100. There was an additional edition of 30 for the British market. This print is from the Lumber Camp series which was based on a trip to the Laurentian Mountains in Quebec, Canada.
$3,800

Puffing Billies -  LEWIS

Puffing Billies
MARTIN LEWIS
American, (1881-1962)
Etching and sand ground, 1916, McCarron 20, edition 15. 13 x 9 3/4 in. Signed in pencil. This is a superb, atmospheric impression with full margins. The condition is fine. (There's a minor smudge on the right margin.) This dynamic, early work depicts New York harbor and the subject of tugboats turns up in other Lewis prints (see McCarron 2,21,28 & 38.) Provenance: Kennedy Galleries, NY (with their label).
$8,000

Quarter of Nine, Saturday's Children -  LEWIS

Quarter of Nine, Saturday's Children
MARTIN LEWIS
American, (1881-1962)
Drypoint, 1929, McCarron 78, edition 107. 9 7/8 x 12 7/8 in. Signed in the plate, lower left. Signed in pencil, lower right. Also inscribed by the artist,"watakashi no E." This is a superb impression printed on off white laid paper. The margins are full and the condition is excellent. Provenance: Kennedy Galleries (with their label). The scene is 34th Street at Park Avenue, New york.
PRICE ON REQUEST

The Passing Freight, Danbury -  LEWIS

The Passing Freight, Danbury
MARTIN LEWIS
American, (1881-1962)
Drypoint and sand ground, 1934, McCarron 108, edition 47. 8 7/8 x 14 7/8 in. Signed in pencil. This is a superb impression with full margins. The condition is excellent. A locomotive also appears his lithograph, Veterans, from 1935. Hopper and especially Marsh were also interested in the train as subject matter. Provenance: Kennedy Galleries, NY.
PRICE ON REQUEST

Through Brooklyn Bridge Cables -  LOZOWICK

Through Brooklyn Bridge Cables
LOUIS LOZOWICK
American, (1893-1973)
Lithograph, 1938, Flint 158, edition 15 plus 250 for AAA printed in 1939. 9 5/8 x 12 7/8 in. Initialed with the monogram in the lower right corner. Signed in pencil. This is a very fine impression with full margins. The condition is fine other than for remnants of older hinges on the sheet corners, verso. This exemplary work is on the cover of the Flint catalogue of Lozowick's prints.
$8,000

Doorway into Street -  LOZOWICK

Doorway into Street
LOUIS LOZOWICK
American, (1893-1973)
Lithograph, 1929, Flint 23, edition 15 (plus 10 more printed in 1972) 14 x 7 in. Signed with the monogram in the lower right corner. Signed in pencil. This is a superb impression of this uncommon, early work. The margins are full and the condition is fine. This impression is from the early printing. The 1972 impressions are numbered in Roman numerals; ix-x/x.
$4,800

Mending Nets (Provincetown) -  LOZOWICK

Mending Nets (Provincetown)
LOUIS LOZOWICK
American, (1893-1973)
Lithograph, 1950, Flint 232, edition only 15. 13 1/16 x 7 1/2 in. Signed on the stone with the monogram, lower left. Signed and titled "Provincetown" in pencil. Here we have a fine impression in excellent condition. The margins are full. Lozowick produced very few lithographs of Provincetown; two from 1950 and a couple from 1967.
$1,500

Edinburgh Tenements -  LUMSDEN

Edinburgh Tenements
ERNEST S. LUMSDEN
British, (1883-1948)
Etching, 1934, Lumsden 333, edition 10. 13 x 8 1/2 in. Signed in pencil and inscribed "7". This is a fine impression of this rare, late work. The margins are full and the condition is fine other then for faint staining and toning along the edges of the sheet, verso. Lumsden's book, The Art of Etching, is a landmark publication first issued in 1925. It's been a starting point for many British print enthusiasts over the years.
SOLD

Arrangement -  MARDER

Arrangement
DORIE MARDER
American, (b. 1916)
Screenprint, 1945, edition 35. 9 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. Signed, numbered and titled in pencil. This is a fine impression with fresh colors. The condition is excellent other than for a couple of small smudges in the right margin, well away from the image. The sheet is untrimmed. Marder was born in Poland. She lived in New York and was active with the National Serigraph Society and the American Color Print Society in the 1940s and 1950s. An impression of this print is in the Williams Collection at the National Gallery of Art. In addition, her papers are in the Archives of American Art in Washington, DC.
$800

California, San Luis Obispo -  MCBEY

California, San Luis Obispo
JAMES MCBEY
Scottish, (1883-1959)
Etching, 1944, Hardie/Carter 283, edition 48. 6 1/2 x 14 1/8 in. Signed, titled and dated in the plate, lower left. Signed and numbered in ink. This is a fine, luminous impression printed on cream wove paper. The margins are wide and the condition is fine. (There's a little bit of brown paper tape along the left and right margin and a fraction along the top edge at right.) This appealing, later work by McBey shows his fascination with the diversity of the American landscape. In this same year he produced an etching of Ranchos de Taos in New Mexico and, of course, he was quite familiar with New York.
$600

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