American (1893 – 1963)


Wien 196 ii/ii. Wood engraving on wove japanese paper, full margins. Edition of 60. One of only 27 signed impressions (there were also 6 unsigned). Extremely rare. Signed, titled and numbered 7/60 in pencil. 

7 ⅛  x  11 inches    |   18.1  x  27.9 cm

Landacre and his wife had just moved to a new home in the Los Angeles hills, and a group of neighbors pitched in to reroof the house. Apparently the artist was amused and a little vexed by the volunteer crew.   Amateurs is one of the rarest Landacre wood engraving.

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Learn more about the artist and his work in our digital catalogue, PAUL LANDACRE Wood Engravings.