Lot 2253: EDWARD HOPPER | Night Shadows (Levin 82)
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Etching, 1921, signed in pencil, on wove paper, framed
The print is in generally good condition, with margins. There is light-stain in the image and sheet at the mat opening. There is an approximately 4 inch horizontal band of residue from previous adhesive at the upper center edge. Stain from previous hinges on verso faintly showing through at upper corners. Two horizontal lines in the sheet extending from left and right lower edges, possibly inherent to the media, visible only under raking light. Faint time-stain at extreme edges. The verso with mat-stain and light-stain from recto showing through.
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Dimensions: plate: 173 by 208 mm 7 by 8 1/4 in