Bernard Brussel-Smith
American (1914-1989)
Steel-Linin’ Chant, 1945-46
Wood engraving
4×4 IN. BBS-96. 29 in an edition of 110. From the 'Sing of America' series. From the estate of the artist. Initialed on block lower left: 'B-S'. Signed in pencil lower right: 'Brussel-Smith'; titled in pencil lower center: 'Steel-Linin' Chant'; numbered in pencil lower left: '29/110'. From the estate of the artist. A fine impression in fine condition with full margins. Sheet size: 8 3/4 x 9 7/8 inches.
Published: Tom Scott. 'Sing of America.' Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1947. p.4; and 'The University of Kansas City Review.' Spring 1947, p.207; and Henry C. Pitz. 'Bernard Brussel-Smith: Wood Engraver.' 'Printing History' Vol. XI No.2 (1989): p. 5.

$ 525