Oct 05, 2017 - Sale 2456

Sale 2456 - Lot 19

Price Realized: $ 3,000
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Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
JAMES LESESNE WELLS (1902 - 1992)
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Etching on cream laid paper, circa 1938. 267x216 mm; 10 1/2x8 1/2 inches, full margins. Signed, titled and dated "1950" in pencil, lower margin.

Another impression of this scarce print, dated 1938, was included in the 1986 retrospective, James Lesesne Wells: Sixty Years in Art at the Washington Project for the Arts, Washington DC. The dating indicates this is likely a l
ater printing by the artist....