Lot 514: BERTHA LUM "Incense". Depicting a standing woman with smoke rising from an incense burner in the foreground. Signed and dated 1927....
December 1, 2016
East Dennis, MA, USALive Auction
BERTHA LUM Raised Line Hand-colored Woodcut
"Incense". Depicting a standing woman with smoke rising from an incense burner in the foreground. Signed and dated 1927. The coloring and dating on this piece varies from other known examples, perhaps making this a unique print.
Taped from reverse around entire print. Good impression. 16" x 12. Image size 14.75" x 10.50".
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