Lot 219: W.H. Bailey (English 20th Ct.) Artist Proof
November 9, 2016
Dania Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: DESCRIPTION: A color artist proof print by W.H. Bailey titled:"Refusal of the Call". Part of "The Hero's Journey" a template of a protagonist's path in novels. "Often when the call is given, the future hero first refuses to heed it. This may be from a sense of duty or obligation, fear, insecurity, a sense of inadequacy, or any of a range of reasons that work to hold the person in his or her current circumstances." . Features a rendering of an abstract figure backed by swirled vibrant accents. Pencil signed: "Refusal of the Call Artist's Proof W.H. Bailey 65". CIRCA: Mid 20th Ct. ORIGIN: England DIMENSIONS:With Frame H:23.25" L:17.25" Without Frame: H:17.5" L:11.5" CONDITION: Great condition. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (email@example.com) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.