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Untitled (Roman Colosseum)- - c.1900, Etching with Aquatint and Drypoint.

Edition not stated. Signed in pencil.

Image size 13 9/16 x 21 13/16 inches (344 x 554 mm); sheet size 22 3/8 x 28 3/4 inches (568 x 730 mm).

A fine impression, in dark brown ink, with skillfully controlled plate tone, on off-white wove paper; full margins (3 3/8 to 4 1/2 inches), in excellent condition.

$1200.


A Greek Lady, B.C. 400 - c.1920, Etching with Aquatint and Drypoint.

Edition not stated. Signed, titled and annotated No 22 in pencil.

Image size 7 7/8 x 4 5/8 inches (200 x 117 mm); sheet size 14 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches (362 x 292 mm).

A fine impression, in warm black ink, with delicately controlled platetone, on cream laid paper; full margins (1 3/4 to 4 5/8 inches), in excellent condition.

$300.


Untitled (La Victoire)- - c. 1920, Etching and Drypoint.

Edition not stated. Signed in pencil.

Image size 7 1/2 x 9 7/16 inches (191 x 240 mm); sheet size 12 1/2 x 16 inches (318 x 406 mm).

A superb, painterly impression, printed in two colors, warm black and warm grey; with skillfully controlled overall plate tone; on off-white wove paper, full margins (2 1/8 to 3 3/8 inches), in excellent condition. Printed in warm grey ink, the visionary figure of La Victoire riding a winged horse contrasts with the rich black of the plowman and the discarded weapons of war in the foreground.

SOLD

World War I, WWI, Plowman, Victory

Lower Manhattan (The Woolworth Building, New York)- - c. 1923, Etching and Drypoint.

Edition not stated. Signed in pencil.

Image size 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches (216 x 146 mm); sheet size 14 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches (368 x 248 mm).

A fine impression, in dark brown ink, with delicate overall plate tone, on off-white wove paper; the full sheet with margins (1 7/8 to 3 1/4 inches), in excellent condition. Scarce.

In 1923 Walcot traveled to New York with his publisher Harold Dickins where he etched at least half a dozen plates of Manhattan, including this image of Lower Manhattan with the Woolworth Building towering in the background, probably viewed from the Brooklyn Bridge.

$750.

lower Manhattan, Battery Park, Woolworth Building, cityscape, Skyscrapers, Skyline

Brooklyn Bridge, New York- - 1923, Etching and Drypoint.

Edition not stated. Signed in pencil.

Image size 8 1/16 x 9 3/4 inches (205 x 248 mm); sheet size 12 1/4 x 14 5/8 inches (311 x 371 mm).

A fine impression, in dark brown ink, with expertly controlled plate tone; full margins (1 3/4 to 2 5/8 inches), on cream wove paper, in excellent condition.

In 1923 Walcot traveled to New York with his publisher Harold Dickins where he etched at least half a dozen plates of Manhattan, including this image of the Brooklyn Bridge.

$750.

Brooklyn Bridge, East River, New York

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