Anton F. Pieck prints for sale

Dutch, 1895-1987

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Lizard -  PIECK

Lizard
Wood engraving, 1927, Hallema H33, edition unknown but probably 50-100; this impression described as a trial proof. 3 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. Signed in the plate and signed in pencil. A fine impression on thin Japanese paper mounted to the original support sheet at top corners. Minor foxing in the full margins. Ex-collection: F. Teding von Berkhout (not in Lugt) with his collectors label on the mount designed by Pieck.
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Skulls and Old Books (Schedels and Old Books) -  PIECK

Skulls and Old Books (Schedels and Old Books)
Etching, 1919, Hallema 95, edition unknown. 11 3/4 x 18 7/8 in. Signed and dated in the plate, lower left. Signed in pencil and inscribed "eigen druk" (hand printed by the artist). This is a superb impression of this large work. The margins are full and the condition is fine. This exquisitely detailed etching, a "memento mori", is composed in the tradition of the 17th century Dutch still life painters. Pieck was one of the most famous illustrators of children's books in Holland at the time and there's a museum of his work in Hattem.
$1,600


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