WILLIAM MORTENSEN (American, 1897-1965)
"The Oarsman (The Galley Slave)," ca. 1926; Bromoil print (framed); Signed to verso; 12 1/2" x 10 1/4" (sheet); Literature: Mortensen, William. "American Grotesque: The Life and Art of William Mortensen", Port Townsend, WA: Feral House, 2014 (p. 226 illus.); Provenance: The artist's studio; The Estate of Courtney Crawford; Private Collection, California; Stephen Romano Gallery, New York
Sale Price: $1,750
Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Mounted in photocorners. Few small areas of damage to emulsion throughout with the largest at lower left corner. Dog ear to lower left corner and few pinpoint sized spots of surface soiling. Not examined out of frame.