Landing - CLARE LEIGHTON
Medium: wood engraving
Wood engraving, 1931, Boston Public Library catalogue # 195, edition 130. 8 3/8 x 12 1/2 in. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. This is a superb impression printed on Japanese paper. The margins are full. The condition is fine apart from remnants of tiny original hinges at the corners. This outstanding work is from her celebrated Canadian Lumber Camp series, a set of six images based on a trip to the Laurentian Mountains in southern Quebec. The total edition is 130 with 100 numbered impressions in the American edition and an additional 30 impressions representing the British edition. Our impression is from the American edition of 100.
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