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Three Pines - - 1925, Color Woodcut.

Edition 50 printed in 1956. Signed, titled and dated 56 in pencil, with the artist’s hand-in-heart stamp. Numbered 21 in pencil, verso.

Image size 10 7/8 x 9 5/8 inches (276 x 244 mm); sheet size 17 x 13 7/8 inches (432 x 352 mm)

A fine impresson, with brilliant, fresh colors, on buff laid paper; with full margins (2 to 3 1/8 inches), in excellent condition.

Inspired by a view at Estes Park, Three Pines is Baumann’s only woodcut of Colorado.

SOLD


Ranchos De Taos - - c. 1925, Color Woodcut.

Edition 125. Signed, titled and numbered #31-125 in pencil.

Image size 9 5/8 x 11 1/4 inches (244 x 286 mm); sheet size 13 1/4 x 17 inches (337 x 432 mm).

A fine, rich impression, with fresh colors, on fibrous oatmeal paper; wide to full margins (1 3/4 to 2 3/4 inches), in excellent condition.

SOLD


Eagle Ceremony at Tesque Pueblo - - 1932, Color Woodcut.

Edition not stated. Signed GB, with the artist's chop, in the block, lower left.

Image size 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches (165 x 165 mm); sheet size 10 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches (267 x 210 mm).

A fine, rich impression, with fresh colors, on cream wove paper; full margins (3/4 to 2 1/2 inches), in excellent condition.

Published by The Colophon.

$800.


Cordova Plaza - - 1938, Color Woodcut.

Edition 200. Signed and titled in pencil.

Image size 7 13/16 x 7 15/16 inches (198 x 202 mm); sheet size 13 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches (337 x 292 mm).

A fine impression, with fresh colors, on cream wove paper; full margins (1 5/8 to 3 1/4 inches); in excellent condition.

An impression from the edition published for the Presentation Print of the Woodcut Society, 1943. Printed by Torch Press, Cedar Rapids. Complete in the original Woodcut Society letterpress presentation folder, with a forward by George William Eggers.

Collections: University of Kansas Spencer Museum of Art; National Gallery of Art, Washington DC; Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco; Indianapolis Museum of Art.

SOLD


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