Lot 740

Leonard Baskin Drawings for the Iliad Portfolio 1962

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Baskin, Leonard, Drawings for the Iliad, 1962, number 39 of 150, portfolio complete with 3 etchings and 60 offset printed lithographs, title and contents pages, and signed colophon all housed in linen clamshell slipcase with leather title labels, etchings each signed and numbered 39/90 in pencil by Baskin at the bottom, etching impressions 17.5 x 14.5 inches, all sheets 26 x 20 inches, published by Delphic Arts. Provenance: deaccessioned from a regional institution, but with no stamps, stickers or markings; will include a letter of deaccession from the institution.


Prints in good condition, primarily clean, a few with short tears or creases to the margins; slipcase in fair condition, lacking leather ties, and with overall staining and handling. 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/ .