COOK, Howard

American (1901 – 1980)

Harbor Skyline, 1930

Duffy 129. Soft ground etching and aquatint on wove paper. Edition of 50, but only 40 proofs were printed. Signed “Howard Cook imp.”, dated, and numbered 17/50 in pencil, indicating an impression printed by Cook.  A rich impression in fine condition.

9 5/8  x  11 15/16 inches   |   24.4  x  30.3 cm

Museum Collections:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Smithsonian American Art Museum

Cook also created a drawing many years later, based on this composition. The medium is wash, charcoal and pastel, 12 x 17 1/4″ (private collection).