Medium: drypoint

A Few Ideas - PEGGY BACON - drypoint

American, (1895-1987)

Drypoint, 1927, Flint 71, edition unknown. 7 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. Signed and dated in the plate, lower right. Signed, dated and titled in pencil. This is a fine, rich impression of this uncommon and entertaining print. The margins are full and the condition is excellent. Left to right, around the table: Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Mrs. George Biddle, John Carroll, Louise Hellstrom, George Biddle and and Mrs. Kuniyoshi. Left to right, across the back: Henry Billings, Alexander Brook, Pat Riley, Peggy Bacon, Inez Carroll and Mrs. Riley. The scene is George Biddle's livingroom at their home in Croton-on-Hudson. This outstanding print is in the collection of: The Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Amon Carter Museum of American Art, the Brooklyn Museum and the National Gallery among others. Provenance: Hirschl & Adler, New York.      $5,000

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