Blanche Lazzell - Editions & Works on Paper New York Tuesday, October 24, 2023 | Phillips
  • “The first sight of Provincetown is unforgettable. It stretches across the bay to the very tip of the Cape in beautiful profile. Behind it are dunes, like mountains, sheltering it from the open sea. As a whole, the town has the appearance of a fishing village which might well be found in Europe; but, in contrast, are parts showing the imprint of New England tradition…”
    —Blanche Lazzell 1



    Barbara Stern Shapiro, Blanche Lazzell and the Color Woodcut, 2002, p. 13

    • Literature

      John Clarkson block 30

Property from a Distinguished Maryland Estate


Barn in the Dunes (C. bl. 30)

White-line woodcut in colors, on wove paper, with margins.
I. 14 5/8 x 15 1/2 in. (37.1 x 39.4 cm)
S. 15 1/2 x 16 1/2 in. (39.4 x 41.9 cm)

Signed, titled and dated in pencil, additionally annotated '1920 1 print only' in pencil on the reverse, Clarkson records 1 impression based on the artist's record book, framed.

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$9,000 - 12,000 

Sold for $33,020

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Editions & Works on Paper

New York Auction 24-26 October 2023