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    Sale 2504 | Lot 19
    Price Realized: $2,375With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2504 Lot 19

      DOX THRASH (1893 - 1965)
      Rugged Homes.

      Carborundum mezzotint and etching on cream wove paper, circa 1944-46. 305x229 mm; 12x9 inches, wide (full ?) margins. Signed in pencil, lower margin.

      Visible in the house, there is a faint printing from Thrash's 1941 aquatint Shipfitters - see Ittmann fig. 78. Thrash apparently cut down and re-used the copper plate without completely burnishing out the previous etching.

      A very good, dark impression of this very scarce print. Ittmann was unable to locate an impression; he reproduces the print's illustration from Cedric Dover's American Negro Art. Ittmann 119: Dover pl .44.

      Estimate $3,000 - 5,000


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,375