Rockwell Kent
American (1882-1971)
Diver (Masthead Diver), 1931
Wood engraving
7×5 IN.

Burne Jones 88 . 5 in an edition of 150. Signed in pencil lower right: "Rockwell Kent"; titled in pencil bottom left: "Diver"; inscribed in pencil bottom right: "5". A fine impression in fine condition. From the Joseph and Marjorie Relkin Collection. "Diver" is twelfth in a series of 12 prints used in a national advertising campaign for the American Car and Foundry Company from July 1930 through August 1931. The print ran during the month of June 1931 with the variant title "Masthead Diver," and was featured in such magazines as "Time" and "Town and Country." Published: "Rockwell Kent, 1882-1971," May 1971.

$ 4,500