Concept Gallery
Live Auction

10/1/22 Fine Art, Antiques, Jewelry & Design

Sat, Oct 1, 2022 10:00AM EDT
Lot 295

15 Blair Hughes-Stanton Lamentations 1933 Woodcut

Estimate: $500 - $800

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Hughes-Stanton, Blair (British, 1902-1981), Group of 15 Wood Engravings from the book Lamentations of Jeremiah, 1933, all signed, dated, and editioned in pencil to bottom edge, smallest sheet 6.25 x 9.25 inches, largest mat 13 x 11.75 inches, all unframed. Lithographs includes: The City Mourns I, II, and II; The Sons of Zion; The Stranger; The Man; The Sons and Daughters and more. Blair was a major figure in the English wood-engraving revival in the twentieth century. He was the only son of the painter Sir Herbert Hughes-Stanton and trained at Byam Shaw school and later Hammersmith by Leon Underwood.

Condition

In good condition with 6 engravings in mats. Merchandise will be packed and transported by the purchaser at their own risk and expense. A list of recommended shippers is on our website: https://www.conceptgallery.com/auctions/shipping/ .