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Lot 0307

Description

Elizabeth Catlett
My reward has been bars between me and the rest of the land

1947 / printed later
linocut
4.75 h × 5.5 w in (12 × 14 cm)

This print was originally created for the portfolio The Negro Woman (re-titled The Black Woman in 1989), 1946-47.

Sheet measures: 8 h x 10.25 w inches.

Signed, titled and inscribed to lower edge 'E Catlett For Sue - With Best Wishes Margaret Burroughs 5/1/72'.

Condition

Sheet bears faint surface wear, with one errant pencil mark near center of top edge. Verso shows foxing associated with age while not visible to front. Deckling to upper edge of sheet. Good condition. Framed behind glass measuring 12 x 12 x 1 inches.

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Elizabeth Catlett, My reward has been bars…

Estimate $700 - $900Jan 16, 2020
Starting Bid $350
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Chicago, IL, USA
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