American (1893 – 1963)
Wien 298. Wood engraving on wove japanese paper, full margins.
One of only 22 signed impressions and 1 unsigned proof (the edition of 250 was never completed). Very rare. Signed, titled and numbered 21/250 in pencil. Red petrel cypher lower left and the Origins of Art stamp verso.
Hilary Roberts wrote, “What makes Landacre’s work so appealing is the balance between his exacting perfection of line on the one hand and the unrestrained exhilaration in his forms on the other”.
4 7/8 x 9 1/2 in.; 12.38 x 24.13 cm.