Luigi Rist (American, 1888-1959)
Forbidden Fruit, 1943; Woodcut in colors; Signed, titled and noted 150 edition; 10 7/8" x 13 5/8" (sheet); Provenance: Private Collection, South Carolina
Sale Price: $1,500
Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Signed in ink lower left recto. Titled in pencil lower left recto. Noted '58' at lower right of sheet (likely a reference to the specific print of the edition of 150). Hinged on verso with paper tape pieces at upper left and right corners. Time toned with discoloration at top from previous mounting. Colors are rich. Strong signature.