Rockwell Kent
American (1882-1971)
Northern Night (N by E), 1930
Wood engraving
5×8 IN.

Burne Jones 53. Edition of 120. Signed in pencil lower right: "Rockwell Kent". Watermark center right margin is "[floral motif]". A fine impression in fine condition. From the Joseph and Marjorie Relkin Collection. The image is a self-portrait of Kent in Greenland. Published: "Rockwellkentiana," 1933; in an advertisement for Warren's Paper in "Westvaco Inspiration for Printers," no. 104, issued by West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company, 1937; "London Studio" magazine, April 1937; in Zigrosser's "The Artist in America," 1942; and in Mendelowitz's "A History of American Art" 2nd ed., 1970.

$ 4,500