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    William Robinson Leigh (American, 1866-1955)
    The Foul Rope (Left), circa 1910-1929
    Etching on wove paper
    14-3/4 x 11-3/4 inches (37.5 x 29.8 cm) (image)
    Signed in pencil in lower margin

    PROVENANCE:
    [With]Babcock Galleries, New York;
    The artist;
    By descent to the present owner.

    Based on the artist's same-title oil painting is in a private collection; artist also made another version of the etching after the painting with the horse and rider facing to the right called The Foul Rope (Right).164


    More information about William Robinson Leigh, also known as Leigh, William Robinson, Leigh, William, William Robinson Leigh.

    Condition Report*: Umbria Italia paper; sheet measures 20.125 x 15.125 inches (full sheet); sheet hinged to backing board at top edge; inscription in lower right. There appears to be light overall paper discoloration, minor to moderate mat burn; approximate 3 x 2-inch T-shaped restored tear starting at upper right edge, following plate lines, not affecting image; framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 25.25 X 21.25 X 1 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    24th-27th Friday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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