May 13, 2014 - Sale 2350

Sale 2350 - Lot 31

Price Realized: $ 7,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
Poet II.

Lithograph on German Copperplate paper, 1962. 508x355 mm; 20x14 inches, full margins. Artist's proof, aside from the edition of 35. Signed and inscribed "proof" in pencil, lower margin. Printed and published by ULAE, West Islip, with the blind stamp lower left. A very good impression of this early lithograph.

This and Poet I (Belknap 2) are Mothewell's first lithographs.

Property of The Museum of Modern Art, New York, sold to benefit the acquisitions fund. Belknap 3.