Current Inventory by Lesser Ury

Beim Kornpuppenbinden (Harvesting Grain)

Artist: Lesser Ury
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Lesser Ury (German, 18611931), Beim Kornpuppenbinden, drypoint, 1923, signed in pencil lower right and numbered 45/100, from the edition of 100. Reference: Rosenbach 17, only state. In excellent condition, printed in black on cream/ivory laid paper, with full margins, 8 1/8 x 6, the sheet 13 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches. A fine rich impression with substantial burr from the drypoint work. This is from the portfolio Hollandische Motive (Dutch Studies), a portfolio of 7 drypoints by Ury. Ury was born in Birnbaum, the son of a baker whose death in 1872 was followed by the Ury family’s move to […]

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Grabender Bauer (Farmer Digging)

Artist: Lesser Ury
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Lesser Ury (German, 18611931), , drypoint, Grabender Bauer (Farmer Digging), c. 1920, signed in pencil lower right and numbered xxix/xxx, from the edition of 30 on Japan (another 100 were editioned on wove). Reference: Rosenbach 102, only state. In excellent condition, printed in black on extremely thin laid Japan, with margins, 7 1/16 x 4, the sheet 10 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches. A fine rich impression with substantial burr from the drypoint work. Ury was born in Birnbaum, the son of a baker whose death in 1872 was followed by the Ury family’s move to Berlin. In 1878 Lesser […]

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Sonnenunterdang am Grunewaldsee (Sunset on the Grunewaldsee)

Artist: Lesser Ury
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Lesser Ury (German, 18611931), Sonnenunterdang am Grunewaldsee, (or, Sunset on the Grunewaldsee, a large lake in the Grunewald forest, near Berlin), drypoint, 1924, signed and numbered (26/100) in pencil, from the edition of 100 (there were also 30 impressions with Roman numerals). Reference: Rosenbach 26, only state. 8 1/2 x 6, printed in black ink on cream/ivory laid paper, the sheet 11 5/8 x 10 1/4 inches. In excellent condition, the full sheet with deckle edges. Published by Euphorion-Verlages, Berlin, in a portfolio of 7 prints called Berliner Impressionen (Berlin Impressions). A fine rich impression, with much burr from the […]

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Zeitungsleser mit Filzhut im Tiergarten

Artist: Lesser Ury
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Lesser Ury (German, 18611931) , Zeitungsleser mit Filzhut im Tiergarten (Newspaper reader with felt hat in the park), , drypoint, 1922, signed in pencil lower left, printed on simili Japon paper. Reference: Rosenbach 42, only state, from the edition of 100 (the edition was not numbered). 8 1/2 x 7 1/4, the sheet 14 1/4 x 11 inches. A fine impression, with substantial burr from the drypoint work. Published by Fritz Gurlitt Verlag, Berlin, 1922 From: Wikipedia: He was born Leo Lesser Ury in Birnbaum, the son of a baker whose death in 1872 was followed by the Ury family’s […]

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