Lot 35Howard Cook (1901-1980)
FOG IN EASTPORT (DUFFY 83)
Lithograph, 1928, on wove paper, signed, dated, titled, inscribed imp and annotated 15 in pencil, from the edition of 25 (the intended edition was 50), with (full?) margins, unframed.
Image 12 1/16 x 10 1/4 inches; 306 x 260 mm.
Sheet 13 3/4 x 11 3/8 inches; 349 x 289 mm.
Descended through the family of the artist to his sister and subsequently to his niece.
Sold for $2,000
Pale matstain verso, some small spots of foxing and other discoloration (mainly noticable in the margins and verso), graphite line (presumabley from old inner mat edge) in the margins, light abrasion at top sheet corners recto, top right sheet corner with a diagonal crease (only very faintly noticable recto).
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