Apr 05, 2018 - Sale 2472

Sale 2472 - Lot 87

Price Realized: $ 4,250
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
ELDZIER CORTOR (1916 - 2015)
Lady with Foliage (Lady with Foliage I).

Mezzotint with etching and burnishing, with relief printing in blue and embossing, on wove paper, circa 1970. 330x215 mm; 13 1/8x8 1/2 inches, full margins. Signed, titled and numbered 15/90 in pencil, lower margin.

This is the first time this print has come to auction; other impressions are in the collections of the Art Insititute of Chicago and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, both 2012 gifts of the artist, in memory of his wife Sophia Cortor.