Lot 49 of 271:
34 wood block self-portraits 1/35  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$192
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Portraits

Author:

Place:
Claremont

Publisher:

Date:
[1986?]

Description:

Title/limitation page, 34 woodblock prints divided by tissue guards, and 3 additional artist's proofs of Michael Hogarth's portrait laid loose in two part box. Each sheet: 39x29 cm (15½x11½"). No. 13 of 35 sets. 

A suite of self-portraits, each print is signed and numbered 13 of 35 by the artist. Errata slip is laid in, stating that Michael Brewster, who is listed on the title sheet, was unable to participate in the edition, and thus there are 34 portraits present, rather than the stated 35. No previous auction records could be located, and no holdings were found at OCLC. 

Some of the participating artists include Michael Hogarth, James Fuller, James Goodwin, and Katie Phillips among many others. The colophn notes that 35 prints, three artist's proofs and two printer's proofs were pulled from each block.

 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some wear and soiling to box; contents fine.


 
Item number:
302757
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