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    Lois Mailou Jones (American, 1905-1998)
    Dr. Ana Eghegoyen, University Professor, Twelve American Women Calendar illustration, 1942
    Ink, pencil, wash, and collage on paper
    13 x 10 inches (33.0 x 25.4 cm)
    Signed center right: LM Jones

    Soul of a Nation: African American Art from a Distinguished Collector

    Dr. Ana Echegoyen (also spelled Eghegoyen) was an educator and leader in Cuba's social and civic movements. A long-standing professor of pedagogy at the University of Havana, she founded La Asociacin Cultural Feminina.


    Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000.

    Condition Report*: Ink on paper drawing adhered to a paper mat with handwritten script in ink. 2 x 4 in. calendar lithograph adhered lower center. Scattered areas of water damage, including to the right side if the paper mat extending into the sheet by 4 inches. the mat has been reinforced thus repairing several tears including: Three, 1 1/2 inch tears along the right side of the mat, and a 1 inch tear along the left edge. Adhesive stain to mat sheet in the upper left corner. Toning throughout. Scattered creasing throughout.
    Mat sheet : 22-1/4 x 16-5/8 inches (56.5 x 42.2 cm) (sheet)
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    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    15th Friday
    Auction Dates
    November
    5th Friday
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    19 Days
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