Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993) Speedway Linocut, 1934, printed in raw sienna, venetian red, permanent blue, Chinese blue, on cream oriental laid, signed, dated and numbered 43/60 in pencil, 326 x 233mm (12 3/4 x 9 1/8in)(B)
Lot 46AR
Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993) Speedway Linocut printed in raw sienna, venetian red, permanent blue, Chinese blue, 1934, on cream oriental laid, signed, dated and numbered 43/60 in pencil, with margins, 326 x 233mm (12 3/4 x 9 1/8in)(B)
Sold for £82,850 (US$ 139,255) inc. premium
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Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993)
Speedway (Coppel SA 29)
Linocut printed in raw sienna, venetian red, permanent blue, Chinese blue, 1934, on cream oriental laid, signed, dated and numbered 43/60 in pencil, with margins, 326 x 233mm (12 3/4 x 9 1/8in)(B)

Footnotes

  • "The image of a motor-bike trials was originally conceived as a poster commission for the London Passenger Transport Bpard in the 1930's, although no poster was ever made."

    Stephen Coppel, Linocuts of the Machine Age, Scholar Press, London,
    1995, p114.
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