Martins Are Back
Color Woodblock Print
11 x 10 inches
Framed: 21 1/4 x 17 1/4 inches
Inscription: Signed and dated lower right
Provenance: Private Collection, Columbus, Indiana.
Literature: Acton, David, "Hand of a Craftsman: The Woodcut Technique of Gustave Baumann," Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, 1996, illustrated, plate 2, p. 92 (another example, with alternate title "Spring Freshet").
Note: This Nashville, Indiana, subject is in exquisite condition and is framed using the finest archival materials. This title, an alternate from perhaps the more common "Spring Freshet," refers to the depicted birds returning to their birdhouse.
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