Manhattan 3

Lyonel Feininger (1871-1956), Manhattan 3, Stone 2, lithograph, 1955, signed in pencil lower right. Prasse L 19 (only state). One of 20 artist’s proofs (only 12 of which were signed) apart from the edition of 200. Printed on a cream white RIVES wove paper, with their watermark. Printed by George C. Miller. The full sheet with deckle edges, in excellent condition, 10 x 8 1/4, the sheet 20 by 13 inches.

A fine impression.

Provenance: By descent from the artist to his son T. Lux Feininger, The Estate of T. Lux Feininger.

Feininger made an earlier version of Manhattan 3 (Stone 1, Prasse L18); only a few unsigned proofs are known of this earlier, less finished version.