Private Collection, California
1922 - 1993
Aquatint, etching and drypoint printed in colors, 1981, initialed in pencil, dated and numbered 8/35, from Clubs and Spades, on Arches wove paper, with the blindstamp of the printer and publisher, Crown Point Press, San Francisco, framed
plate: 342 by 240 mm 13½ by 9½ in
sheet: 772 by 573 mm 30½ by 22½ in
With full margins, the print is in good condition apart from a few pale fox marks in the margins. (A small spot of soiling in bottom left corner.)
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