The Grosvenor School and Avant-Garde British Printmaking
16 Apr 2013, starting at 14:00 BST.

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 of 109
  • Lot 1AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Venice Night (Guichard 94) Etching printed with tone, c.1922, on laid, signed in pencil, with full margins, 139 x 175mm (5 1/2 x 7in) (PL)
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,781) inc. premium

  • Lot 2AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Quartier Latin (Guichard 91) The rare drypoint, c.1927, a velvety impression with delicate tones and strong contrasts, on handmade laid, signed in pencil, from the edition of 40, with full margins, 351 x 249mm (13 7/8 x 9 7/8in)(PL)
    Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,353) inc. premium

  • Lot 3AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Waterloo Bridge from a Savoy Window Etching with drypoint printed with tone, 1925, on laid, signed in pencil, from the edition of 75, with margins, 275 x 350mm (10 3/4 x 13 3/4in)(PL) unframed
    Sold for £27,500 (US$ 46,222) inc. premium

  • Lot 4AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Notre Dame, les Quais de Paris Etching printed with tone, 1931, on laid, signed in pencil, from the edition of 75, with full margins, 145 x 187mm (5 3/4 x 7 1/2in)(PL)
    Sold for £17,500 (US$ 29,414) inc. premium

  • Lot 5* AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Greenwich Reach Etching, 1928, on watermarked laid, signed and dated in pencil, with margins, 150 x 225mm (5 7/8 x 8 7/8in)(PL)
    Sold for £11,250 (US$ 18,909) inc. premium

  • Lot 6* AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) The Temples of New York Drypoint, 1919, a rich impression with burr and delicate plate tone, on cream F. J. Head & Co watermarked laid, signed in pencil, from an edition not exceeding 75, with margins, 201 x 150mm (8 x 6in)(PL) unframed
    Sold for £10,000 (US$ 16,808) inc. premium

  • Lot 7* AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) The Roof Gardens Mezzotint, 1919, a richly inked impression, on cream F. J. Head & Co watermarked laid, signed in pencil, from the edition of 50, with full margins, 212 x 116mm (8 1/4 x 4 1/2in)(PL) unframed
    Sold for £5,625 (US$ 9,454) inc. premium

  • Lot 8AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) The Great White Way (Leicester Galleries 54) The rare lithograph, 1920, on laid, signed in pencil, also titled in pencil in lower margin, from the edition of 25, with margins, 503 x 305mm (19 3/4 x 12in)(I)
    Sold for £55,250 (US$ 92,865) inc. premium

  • Lot 9AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Sur La Terrasse, Parnasse (Leicester Galleries 61) Lithograph, c.1925, a good impression with strong contrasts, on smooth wove, signed and numbered 19 in pencil, from an edition not exceeding 75, with margins, 390 x 495mm (5 3/8 x 19 1/2in) (I)
    £30,000 - 50,000
    US$ 50,000 - 84,000

  • Lot 10* AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Swooping down on a Taube (Leicester Galleries 28) Lithograph, 1917, on Holbein wove, signed, dated and numbered 58 in pencil, from the edition of 200, as included in 'Building the Aircraft', printed by Ernest Jackson, published by the Stationary Office as part of the series 'The Great War: Britain's Efforts and Ideals', with margins, 400 x 298mm (15 7/8 x 11 3/4in)(I) unframed
    Sold for £6,000 (US$ 10,084) inc. premium

  • Lot 11* AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Banking at 4000 feet (Leicester Galleries 23) Lithograph, 1917, a crisp impression with strong contrasts, on watermarked Holbein wove, signed, dated and numbered 17 in pencil, from the edition of 200, as included in 'Building the Aircraft', printed by Ernest Jackson, published by the Stationary Office as part of the series 'The Great War: Britain's Efforts and Ideals', with margins, 402 x 315mm (16 x 12 1/2in)(I)
    Sold for £61,250 (US$ 102,950) inc. premium

  • Lot 12AR
    Edward Wadsworth (British, 1889-1949) Dazzled Ship in Drydock The rare woodcut, 1918, on wove, with margins, 128 x 218mm (5 x 8 1/2in)(B)
    Sold for £10,000 (US$ 16,808) inc. premium

  • Lot 13
    Edward Wadsworth (British, 1889-1949) Modern Woodcutters 4 The rare book, 1921, comprising 14 woodcuts most likely from the original blocks, after the 1918-21 first editions, printed by the Morland Press Ltd., London, published by the Little Art Rooms, London, 258 x 192mm (10 x 7 3/4in)(overall) vol
    Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium

  • Lot 14AR
    Paul Nash (British, 1889-1946) Das Rheingold Scene 1 (Postan W58) The rare woodcut, 1925, on laid japan, signed, dated, inscribed 'Gotterdämmerung' and numbered 3/12 in pencil, with full margins, 78 x 92mm (3 x 3 5/8in)(PL)
    Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,882) inc. premium

  • Lot 15AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Column on the March Offset lithograph printed in colours, on thin wove, 1917, signed in pencil, published in 'Modern War: Paintings by C.R.W. Nevinson' by P.G. Konody, 148 x 182mm (5 7/8 x 7 1/4in)(I)
    Sold for £2,000 (US$ 3,361) inc. premium

  • Lot 16AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Banking at 4000 feet Offset lithograph printed in colours, 1918, on thin wove, signed in pencil, published in 'The Great War: Fourth Year' by J.E. Crawford Flitch, with full margins, 152 x 183mm (6 x 7 1/4in) (I) (unframed)
    Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,731) inc. premium

  • Lot 17AR
    Edward Wadsworth (British, 1889-1949) Signals Lithograph printed in colours, 1942, on thin wove, printed at the Baynard Press, published by the Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts, with full margins, 1013mm x 760mm (39 7/8 x 29 7/8in)(SH)
    £2,000 - 3,000
    US$ 3,400 - 5,000

  • Lot 18AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) Boulogne Etching printed with tone, c.1922, on thin wove, an unsigned proof before the proposed edition, 252 x 352mm (9 7/8 x 13 3/4in) (PL) (unframed)
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 19AR
    Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) [Blanchisserie] Etching printed with tone, c.1922, a good impression, on F.J. Head & Co watermarked laid, signed in pencil, with margins, 232 x 190mm (9 1/4 x 7 1/2in)(PL) unframed
    Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium

  • Lot 20AR
    Cyril Edward Power (British, 1872-1951) The Goods Siding Etching with drypoint, c. 1922, on thick wove, with rich burr and delicate plate tone, signed and inscribed 'del. et imp.' in pencil, numbered 4, further inscribed 'specimen special print' and 'No.1 Print 2 of state' in pencil, with wide margins, 150 x 225mm (5 7/8 x 8 7/8in)(PL) unframed
    Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,785) inc. premium

  • Lot 21AR
    Cyril Edward Power (British, 1872-1951) Marché au Beurre, Caen Drypoint printed with plate tone, on wove, signed, titled and numbered 13 in pencil, with margins, 251 x 225mm (10 x 8 7/8in)(PL)
    Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium

  • Lot 22* AR
    Cyril Edward Power (British, London 1872-1951) At Lavenham Linocut printed in black, c.1926, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, inscribed 'sculpt et imp', titled and numbered 10/100 in pencil, with margins, 255 x 174mm (10 1/8 x 6 7/8in)(B)(unframed)
    Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,680) inc. premium

  • Lot 23AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) The Boat Express (I) Linocut printed in colours, 1934, on buff oriental laid, signed in pencil, with margins, 230 x 280mm (9 x 11in)(B)
    Sold for £5,250 (US$ 8,824) inc. premium

  • Lot 24AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) To Hell With Tin Hats! Linocut printed in colours, 1934, a richly inked impression, on buff oriental laid, signed and titled in pencil, with margins, 203 x 253mm (8 x 10in)(B)
    Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,252) inc. premium

  • Lot 25AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) Leave Linocut printed in colours, 1932, a clean, bright impression, one of only a few impressions, on thin oriental laid, signed in pencil, with full margins, 177 x 128mm (7 x 7in)(B) unframed
    £3,000 - 5,000
    US$ 5,000 - 8,400

  • Lot 26AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) Marchers The rare linocut, 1932, one of only a few impressions, on thin oriental laid, signed in pencil, with margins, 126 x 90mm (5 x 3 1/2in)(B) unframed
    Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium

  • Lot 27AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) Sun Bathers The rare linocut printed in red and pink, 1932, a bright and fresh impression, on white oriental laid, signed and numbered 11/14 in pencil, with full margins, 100 x 100mm (3 7/8 x 3 7/8in)(B) unframed
    Sold for £9,375 (US$ 15,757) inc. premium

  • Lot 28AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) Guides Linocut printed in colours, 1935, one of only a few impressions, on thin oriental laid, signed in pencil, with full margins, 100 x 100mm (4 x 4in)(B) unframed
    £1,500 - 2,000
    US$ 2,500 - 3,400

  • Lot 29AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) The Sower Linocut printed in colours, 1933, a good impression, one of only a few impressions, on thin oriental laid, signed in pencil, with full margins, 153 x 102mm (6 x 4in)(B) unframed
    Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium

  • Lot 30AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) The Communist Pen, ink and watercolour on paper, c.1921-23, titled in ink, 159 x 123mm (6 1/4 x 4 7/8in)(SH) unframed
    Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium

  • Lot 31AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) Swiss Mountain Village Linocut, 1935, one of only a few impressions, on wove, signed in pencil, with full margins, 85 x 101mm (3 3/8 x 4in)(B) unframed
    £700 - 1,000
    US$ 1,200 - 1,700

  • Lot 32AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) A Collection 'Mountain Stream' (Dickson 56), linocut in colours, 1932, on watermarked laid, with the stamped monogram verso, 103 x 101mm (4 x 4in)(B); 'Art Deco Horses Heads'(D.85), an end paper design, linocut on green coloured paper, 1935, 149 x 115mm (6 x 4 1/2in)(SH); 'Janus'(First Version)(D.46), linocut, 1930, on tissue thin wove, 126 x 87mm (5 x 3 3/8in)(B); 'New World'(D.78), linocut, 1935, on thin card, 140 x 134mm (5 1/2 x 5 1/4in)(SH); 'Christmas Card Design', (D.92), linocut, 1937, on thin card, 189 x 367mm (7 1/2 x 14 1/2in)(SH); together with an artist's book with linocut designs on outer boards, signed and inscribed in ink on the first page 'for Joyce R Hinsworth, from the Master of the City of Sheffield Art Crafts Guild with thanks for splendid services, Leonard Beaumont', July 25th 1936' 5 unframed, 1 vol
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,781) inc. premium

  • Lot 33AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) The Grogginess of Grog Linocut printed in colours, 1932, a richly inked impression, on thin oriental laid, signed in pencil, from the edition of 20, with margins, 201 x 273mm (8 x 10 3/4in)(B) unframed
    £3,000 - 5,000
    US$ 5,000 - 8,400

  • Lot 34AR
    Leonard Beaumont (British, 1891-1986) Sleeping Sailor The rare linocut printed in colours, 1931, a strong, vibrant impression, on white thin oriental laid, signed in pencil, with full margins, 90 x 126mm (3 1/2 x 5in)(B) unframed
    Sold for £7,750 (US$ 13,026) inc. premium

  • Lot 35*
    Andrew-Power (Sybil Andrews & Cyril Power) (British, 1898-1993 & 1872-1951) Aldershot Tattoo Lithographic poster printed in red and black, 1934, on thin wove, printed by Waterlow & Sons Ltd, London, commissioned by London Transport, 1000 x 610mm (39 3/8 x 24in)(SH)
    Sold for £8,750 (US$ 14,707) inc. premium

  • Lot 36AR
    Edward Bawden R.A. (British, 1903-1989) Life Guards Autolithograph printed in colours, 1952/53, on wove, signed and titled in pencil, from the proposed edition of 50, printed by George Devenish at the RCA for the 'Coronation Year' exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum in 1953, 436 x 307mm (17 1/8 x 12 1/8in)(I) unframed
    Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium

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