Sale 18PM01 | Lot 132

Clare Leighton (1898-1989)

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Lot 132
Clare Leighton (1898-1989)
Wood engraving, 1933, on Japan paper, signed, titled and numbered 10/30 in pencil, from The Farmer's Year, with (full?) margins, framed.
8 x 10 3/4 inches; 203 x 273 mm.
Sheet 11 1/8 x 14 7/8 inches; 283 x 378 mm.

C Estate of Elizabeth Seiberling

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $937 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Lightstain, pale matstain, a 1 1/2 x 5 inch area of discoloration (dampstaining?) in the top margin, extending to image edge (in mostly the same area at top sheet edge verso there is some light abrasion and associated specks of old glue residue, some small loss and a 3/16 inch tear), some old glue residue and light abrasion at top sheet corners verso, some unobtrsuive handling creases and minor soiling in the margins, with ink inscription at bottom sheet edge, Purchased by John F. Seiberling Jr., 1 May 1944, showing through to recto, otherwise in good condition, with deckled edges on two sides.

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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $937 (includes buyer's premium)

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