Asa Cheffetz
American (1897-1965)
Clouds over Enfield (Connecticut), 1935
Wood engraving
4×7 IN.

Springfield 51. From the American Artists Group edition of 200. Signed and dated in block lower center: "Cheffetz '35"; initialed in block in reverse lower right: "ac"; copyright in block lower left: "©". A fine impression in fine condition aside soft crease in lower left corner, not extending to image, printed on sheet measuring 13 x 18 inches.
American Artists Group impressions are characterized by the block inscriptions described above, the absence of a pencil signature, and a printed grey border surrounding the image extending 1 1/2- 1 3/4 inches. A group of pencil-signed impressions exists outside the AAG edition, although the number is uncertain. The Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield catalogue, "New England Engraved: The Prints of Asa Cheffetz" (Springfield: 1984), lists an impression signed and dated in pencil lower right, and titled lower left.

$ 250