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Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 10:00 AM CDT

Art & Design with Tradition & Innovation

Sale 121 Lot 114

Bertha Lum
(American, 1869-1954)
Land of the Blue Bird, 1913, #141
color woodcut
numbered, dated and signed in graphite lower edge
16 1/4" x 9 3/4"

Provenance:
Steven Thomas, Inc. Fine Arts and Antiques, Woodstock, Vermont (label verso)
The Collection of Rich and Patty Thumann, Tacoma, Washington

Literature:
Illustration for an article in: The American Magazine of Art, August 1917; and, International Studio, January 1921

Gravalos, Mary Evans O'Keefe and Carol Pulin, Bertha Lum (American Printmakers: A Smithsonian Series), Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991

Catalog Note:
In a reproduction oak frame.
An edition of this print is in The Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Estimate $400-600

Sold for $1,560