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    Sale 2019

    Prints and Multiples

    31 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 181

    STUART DAVIS (1892-1964)

    Study for a Drawing; Ivy League; and Natural Scene (Cole 25 & 26; not in Cole)

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    STUART DAVIS (1892-1964)
    Study for a Drawing; Ivy League; and Natural Scene (Cole 25 & 26; not in Cole)
    three screenprints in colors, circa 1955, on wove papers, (C. 26) signed in ink, each a proof aside from the edition of unknown size (the edition for [C. 25] was 100), (C. 25) with the 'Library of Floriano Vecchi' blindstamp, each with full margins (C. 25 on an untrimmed sheet), each with minor surface soiling and a few soft handling creases, each with pale time staining, (C. 25) with the palest mat staining, Natural Scene with printing inconsistency in the blue inks (particularly the lower right corner), otherwise each in very good condition
    each Scr. 7¼ x 7¾ in. (184 x 197 mm.) and smaller
    each S. 12 x 16 in. (305 x 406 mm.) and smaller (3)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that C. 26 is not signed in ink as indicated in the catalogue.