Jan 25, 2024 - Sale 2657

Sale 2657 - Lot 130

Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000

CLAUDE CLARK (1915-2001)

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Etching, graphite and pencil on buff wove paper, 229x302 mm; 9x11⅞ inches, full margins. Signed in pencil, lower margin. Published by Works Progress Administration (WPA), Federal Art Project, Philadelphia. 1939-40.

Provenance: the estate of the artist; thence by descent, private collection, Delaware.

An early proof with extensive additions to the image in pencil and graphite by the artist. Another impression of this scarce WPA print is in the collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.