Sigmund Abeles
b. 1934, American

Philosophy Student
b. 1934, American

Wood engraving, image size 6 x 9 inches, artist's proof, pencil signed

Painting

Almost Home

Oil on board, image size 7 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches, unsigned.

Print

Naught Can So Deform the Human Race Like the Armourer's Iron Embrace
1922-2000, American

A very interesting wood engraving by Leonard Baskin, measuring 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches, cat: Fern & O'Sullivan -371, edition 250, 1959, published on handmade Amalfi paper, from the series "The Auguries of Innocence" by William Blake. After serving in the Navy during WWII, Baskin began his career as a printmaker in the late 1940s, beginning with simple linocuts, but quickly progressing to dramatic wood engravings, then later etchings and lithographs.

Drawing

Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Pencil drawing, image size 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches.