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Lot #1357
DepartmentPrints
Sold For$2,000.00(hammer price)
 $2,400.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedDecember 17, 2019

Description

FEROL SIBLEY WARTHEN
Ohio/New York/Washington, D.C./Maryland/South Dakota, 1890-1986

Lighthouse - 5". Titled lower left and signed lower right "Ferol Sibley Warthen". Monogrammed in lower left of block. Titled on label verso for the Society of Washington Printmakers Twenty-first Exhibition, 1957.
Ferol Sibley Warthen was a member of the Provincetown Printers and studied under Blanche Lazzell.
Color woodcut on paper, 12" x 13.5" sight. Framed 16" x 17.5"."

Condition

Examined out of frame, good impression in good color. Loss of ink to signature and title, but still legible.
Sheet size 14 x 16.25" Lightly affixed to mat, verso at top margin.
Handwritten in pen, verso left:

Print -
1 - Boston Museum Collection
2 - Italy Traveling show from Boston library - Vivienne Camps (?), Washington D.C.
3 - Pe...all (?) collection, Library Congress.
4 - collection Lloyd G...g..tles "to Rita C., Philadelphia".
5 -
"Block VIII, print 5, 1955, Ferol Sibley Warthen" in artist's hand verso.
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