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

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 of 109
  • Lot 74AR
    Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993) Day's End Linocut printed in raw sienna, crimson, permanent blue, Chinese blue and ivory black, 1961, on oriental laid tissue, signed and numbered 42/60 in pencil, additionally signed and inscribed 'T.P.3' in pencil in lower margin, with a larger triangular compositional element in the ivory black block at upper right, with margins, 275 x 260mm (10 3/4 x 10 1/4in)(B)
    Sold for £8,125 (US$ 13,656) inc. premium

  • Lot 75AR
    Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993) Market Day Linocut printed in ochre, spectrum red, viridian, permanent blue and Chinese blue, 1936, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 24/60 in pencil, with margins, 280 x 336mm (11 x 13 1/4in)(B)
    Sold for £11,250 (US$ 18,909) inc. premium

  • Lot 76AR
    Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993) Flower Girls (Coppel SA 28) Linocut printed in chrome yellow, spectrum red, permanent blue and Chinese blue, 1934, on oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 14/60 in pencil, with margins, 240 x 218mm (9 1/2 x 8 1/2in) (B)
    Sold for £12,500 (US$ 21,010) inc. premium

  • Lot 77AR
    Sybil Andrews CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1992) In Full Cry Linocut printed in Chinese orange, spectrum red and Prussian blue, 1931, a richly inked impression with a dense application of Prussian blue, on oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 46/50 in pencil, with margins, 290 x 420mm (11 3/8 x 16 1/2in)(B)
    Sold for £15,000 (US$ 25,212) inc. premium

  • Lot 78AR
    Sybil Andrews CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1992) Steeplechasing (Coppel SA 10) Linocut printed in Chinese orange, alizarin purple madder and Prussian blue, 1930, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 32/50 in pencil, with margins, 175 x 272mm (6 7/8 x 10 3/4in)(B)
    Sold for £12,500 (US$ 21,010) inc. premium

  • Lot 79* AR
    Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993) Racing (Coppel SA 32) Linocut printed in Chinese orange, spectrum red, viridian and Chinese blue, 1934, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 17/60 in pencil, with margins, 260 x 343mm (10 1/4 x 13 1/2in) (B)
    Sold for £46,850 (US$ 78,746) inc. premium

  • Lot 80* AR
    Sybil Andrews, CPE (British/Canadian, 1898-1993) Speedway Linocut printed in raw sienna, Venetian red, permanent blue, Chinese blue, 1934, a good impression, on cream oriental laid, signed, dated and numbered 24/60 in pencil, with margins, 326 x 233mm (12 3/4 x 9 1/8in)(B)
    Sold for £79,250 (US$ 133,204) inc. premium

  • Lot 81* AR
    Cyril Edward Power (British, London 1872-1951) Speed Trial Linocut printed in viridian, permanent blue and Chinese blue, a strong and vibrant impression, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 7/60 in pencil, additionally signed in lower margin, with margins, 196 x 375mm (7 3/4 x 14 3/4in)(B)
    Sold for £73,250 (US$ 123,120) inc. premium

  • Lot 82AR
    Cyril Edward Power (British, London 1872-1951) The Giant Racer Linocut printed in viridian, light cobalt blue, spectrum red and dark blue, c.1930, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled and numbered 24/50 in pencil, with margins, 275 x 195mm (10 7/8 x 7 5/8in)(B)
    Sold for £25,000 (US$ 42,020) inc. premium

  • Lot 83*
    Lill Tschudi (Swiss, 1911-2001) Rumba Band I Linocut printed in dark crimson, black brown and pink, 1935, an early, richly inked impression, on thin cream oriental laid, signed and numbered 6/50 in pencil, additionally titled an inscribed 'Handdruck' in pencil in lower margin, with margins, 256 x 303mm (10 x 12in) (B) (unframed)
    Sold for £34,850 (US$ 58,576) inc. premium

  • Lot 84*
    Lill Tschudi (Swiss, 1911-2001) Rumba Band II Linocut printed in dark blue, red and orange beige, 1936, a richly inked and crisp impression, on white oriental laid, signed, numbered 22/50 and inscribed 'Handdruck' in pencil, additionally titled in pencil in lower margin, with margins, 258 x 278mm (10 1/8 x 10 7/8in) (B)(unframed)
    Sold for £15,000 (US$ 25,212) inc. premium

  • Lot 85*
    Lill Tschudi (Swiss, 1911-2001) Concert II The rare linocut printed in black, violet, light brown and grey, 1948, a richly inked impression, on thick oriental, signed, numbered 14/50 in pencil and inscribed 'Handdruck' in white pencil, additionally signed, titled and dated in pencil in lower margin, 310 x 250mm (12 1/4 x 10in)(B)(unframed)
    Sold for £25,000 (US$ 42,020) inc. premium

  • Lot 86*
    Lill Tschudi (Swiss, 1911-2001) Musicians Linocut printed in black, yellow and purple, 1949, a good early impression, on thin off-white oriental laid, signed and numbered 8/50 in pencil, with margins, 220 x 318mm (8 5/8 x 12 1/2in) (B)
    Sold for £5,000 (US$ 8,404) inc. premium

  • Lot 87*
    Lill Tschudi (Swiss, 1911-2001) Sailor's Holiday Linocut printed in dark blue, light brown and light blue, 1932, on white mulberry, signed, inscribed 'USA' and numbered 6/50 in pencil, from the USA edition printed in 1984, with margins, 200 x 260mm (8 x 10 1/4in)(B)(unframed)
    £6,000 - 8,000
    US$ 10,000 - 13,000

  • Lot 88
    Lill Tschudi (Swiss, 1911-2001) The Flirt (Coppel LT 14) Linocut printed in light burnt sienna, mauve and yellow, 1930, one of only a few known existing proofs, on oriental laid tissue, signed and numbered 1/50 in pencil, further titled and inscribed 'Meine Schwester, best' in pencil in the lower margin, with margins, 188 x 162mm (7 3/8 x 6 3/8in)(B)
    Sold for £6,250 (US$ 10,505) inc. premium

  • Lot 89*
    Lill Tschudi (Swiss, 1911-2001) Waiters (Coppel LT 47) Linocut printed in dark blue, light blue and reddish brown, 1936, a strong and vibrant impression, on thin white oriental laid, signed and numbered 22/50 in pencil, with margins, 278 x 262mm (10 7/8 x 10 1/4in)(B)
    Sold for £18,750 (US$ 31,515) inc. premium

  • Lot 90
    Lill Tschudi (Swiss, 1911-2001) Village Fair II (Coppel LT 79) Linocut printed in crimson, cerulean blue, black and grey, 1948, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed and numbered 18/50 in pencil, additionally signed, titled and inscribed in German in lower margin, with margins, 345 x 180mm (13 1/2 x 7in)(B)(unframed)
    Sold for £11,250 (US$ 18,909) inc. premium

  • Lot 91AR
    Dame Eileen Mayo (British, 1906-1994) Ice Cream Cart Linocut printed in colours, c.1930, on oriental tissue, signed, titled and numbered 3/30 in pencil, with margins, 307 x 212mm (12 1/8 x 8 3/8in)(B) unframed
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,781) inc. premium

  • Lot 92AR
    Margaret Barnard (British, 1900-1992) Sun Bathers Linocut printed in colours, on oriental laid tissue, signed and numbered 15/50 in pencil, with margins, 220 x 250mm (8 5/8 x 9 7/8in)(B)
    Sold for £875 (US$ 1,470) inc. premium

  • Lot 93AR
    Ronald Grierson (British, 1901-1993) Fruit and Flowers Linocut printed in colours, c.1930, on tissue thin japan, signed and numbered 25/50 in pencil, with margins, 205 x 255mm (8 1/8 x 10in) (B)
    £700 - 1,000
    US$ 1,200 - 1,700

  • Lot 94AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Building on a river Linocut printed in black, on tissue thin japan, signed in pencil, with margins, 145 x 190mm (5 3/4 x 7 1/2in) (B); together with the preparatory pencil study, on tracing paper, inscribed in pencil, 175 x 225mm (7 x 9in)(SH)(2) unframed
    Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium

  • Lot 95AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Shakespeare Memorial Theatre 1930 Linocut printed in black, 1930, on tissue thin wove, signed in pencil, with margins, 135 x 165mm (5 3/8 x 6 1/2in)(B); together with the original pencil preparatory drawing and the watercolour study, each inscribed in pencil, various sizes (3) unframed
    Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,941) inc. premium

  • Lot 96AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Alpine Village Linocut printed in dark purple, pink, lilac and blue, c.1930, on japan, signed and numbered 3/25 in pencil, with margins, 277 x 178mm (10 7/8 x 7in)(B)
    Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,622) inc. premium

  • Lot 97AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Poplar Trees and Telegraph Poles Linocut printed in blue, brown, dark green and light green, on oriental tissue, signed in pencil, with margins, 205 x 153mm (8 1/8 x 6in)(B) unframed
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,781) inc. premium

  • Lot 98AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Liner The rare linocut printed in blue, green and purple, a richly inked trial proof, on oriental laid tissue, with margins, 140 x 140mm (5 1/2 x 5 1/2in)(B)
    Sold for £37,250 (US$ 62,610) inc. premium

  • Lot 99AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Swiss Mountains Two prepatory studies for a linocut, one in waterclour, one in pencil on tracing paper, each inscribed in pencil, various sizes (2) unframed
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 100AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Waiters Watercolour and pencil on paper, a study for the linocut, inscribed in pencil, with margins, 270 x 185mm (10 5/8 x 7 1/4in)(SH)
    Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium

  • Lot 101AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Two Men Walking Linocut printed in colours, on wove, a stage proof, inscribed in pencil, with margins, 245 x 165mm (9 5/8 x 6 1/2in)(B); together with two studies in pencil on tracing paper, one with additions in watercolour, each inscribed in pencil, various sizes (3) unframed
    £1,500 - 2,000
    US$ 2,500 - 3,400

  • Lot 102AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Viaduct Linocut printed in yellow, green and dark blue, on tissue thin japan, signed in pencil, with margins, 235 x 165mm (9 1/4 x 6 1/2in) (B); together with two preparatory studies in watercolour and pencil, each inscribed in pencil, various sizes (3) unframed
    Sold for £4,750 (US$ 7,983) inc. premium

  • Lot 103AR
    Ursula Fookes (British, 1906-1991) Station; Arches; House bridge Three pencil studies for linocuts, c.1930, two with additions in crayon, each inscribed in pencil, various sizes (3) unframed
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 104*
    Ethel Spowers (Australian, 1890-1947) The Island of the Dead Linocut printed in blue-green, greyish blue, green, black and reddish brown, 1927, a richly inked impression, on thin white oriental laid, signed, titled 'The Island' and dated in pencil, with the artist's tablet monogram, with margins, 190 x 275mm (7 1/2 x 9 3/4in)(B)
    Sold for £31,250 (US$ 52,525) inc. premium

  • Lot 105*
    Ethel Spowers (Australian, 1890-1947) The Rain Cloud Linocut printed in yellow ochre, viridian, black and mauve, 1931, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled, dated and numbered 20/30 in pencil, with margins, 207 x 266mm (8 1/8 x 10 1/2in)(B)
    Sold for £49,250 (US$ 82,780) inc. premium

  • Lot 106
    Ethel Spowers (Australian, 1890-1947) Parade Watercolour and pencil on paper, signed 'E L Spowers' and dated '1926' in ink, 100 x 220mm (4 x 6 1/2in)(I)
    £6,000 - 8,000
    US$ 10,000 - 13,000

  • Lot 107
    Ethel Spowers (Australian, 1890-1947) The Junior Red Cross Works in Every Land Offset lithograph printed in colours, after a linocut, 1941, on wove, from the edition of 300, printed by McLaren & Co, Melbourne, commissioned by the Australian Red Cross Society, Melbourne, with full margins, 251 x 418mm (9 1/2 x 16 1/2in)(I)
    Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium

  • Lot 108
    Ethel Spowers (Australian, 1890-1947) Swings (Coppel ES 22) Linocut printed in yellow ochre, viridian, reddish brown and cobalt blue, 1932, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, titled, dated and numbered 23/50 in pencil, 236 x 261mm (9 1/4 x 10 1/4in)(B)
    £10,000 - 15,000
    US$ 17,000 - 25,000

  • Lot 109
    Ethel Spowers (Australian, 1890-1947) The Giant Stride (Coppel ES 23) The rare linocut printed in yellow ochre, reddish brown, viridian and cobalt blue, 1932-3, an early impression with strong colours, on buff oriental laid tissue, signed, dated '1933' and numbered 2/50 in pencil, with margins, 260 x 353mm (10 1/4 x 14in)(B)
    Sold for £85,250 (US$ 143,289) inc. premium

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