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Augustus Edwin John (British, 1878-1961) A Man Seated by a Camp Fire

Auction:
3100B
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3100B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Augustus Edwin John (British, 1878-1961)

A Man Seated by a Camp Fire, 1910, edition probably of 50 (Dodgson, 132). Signed "Augustus E John" in pencil l.r. Etching on laid paper, plate size 4 1/16 x 6 in. (10.3 x 15.2 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Deckled lower edge, light staining, pale toning and foxing, more prevalent toning to verso, pencil annotations to lower margin, breaks to paper fibers along plate mark.
Estimate $300-500


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Camp Fire<, Augustus Edwin John, Book collecting, Foxing, Media technology, Papermaking, Pencil, Terminology, Writing

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