Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993) Racing (Coppel SA32; White 32) Linocut, 1934, a superb, vibrant impression, printed from four blocks, in Chinese orange, spectrum red, viridian and Chinese blue, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 'No.1/60' in pencil. Further inscribed in the lower left corner 'Exh' and along the left sheet edge 'The Race'; 287 x 381mm (sheet)
Lot 54
Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1992) Racing (Coppel SA32; White 32) Linocut, 1934, a superb, vibrant impression, printed from four blocks, in Chinese orange, spectrum red, viridian and Chinese blue, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 'No.1/60' in pencil. Further inscribed in the lower left corner 'Exh' and along the left sheet edge 'The Race'; 287 x 381mm (sheet)
Sold for CA$ 66,000 (US$ 60,512) inc. premium
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Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1992)
Racing (Coppel SA32; White 32)
Linocut, 1934, a superb, vibrant impression, printed from four blocks, in Chinese orange, spectrum red, viridian and Chinese blue, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 'No.1/60' in pencil. Further inscribed in the lower left corner 'Exh' and along the left sheet edge 'The Race'; 287 x 381mm (sheet)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Private collection, England.

    Note:
    On the present example, the first from the published edition, Andrews had originally titled the work 'The Race'; the title she had given trial proofs of this subject, however this has been partially erased and amended to 'Racing'.
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