Search Party Returning
(Lost Party Series)
etching & aquatint,
signed, titled, editioned 5/25 and dated 1971
20 x 32 in, 50.8 x 81.3 cm
Estimate: $3,000 ~ $4,000 CAD
This month, Heffel is pleased to present a speciality online sale featuring a wide selection of works by master printmaker David Blackwood. Most recently, Blackwood has been at the forefront of the art scene with a major career-spanning retrospective exhibition on view at the Art Gallery of Ontario. Black Ice: David Blackwood, Prints of Newfoundland opened to wide acclaim on February 5th and will run until June 12th, 2011. A corresponding catalogue was published in conjunction with the exhibition. Several of the etchings offered in our speciality auction sale are illustrated in the 224-page volume edited by Katherine Lochnan, which features 115 colour plates of Blackwood’s works.
(Link to March Specialty Sale)
video and interview footage of the AGO exhibition may be viewed here: http://www.ago.net/black-ice-david-blackwoods-prints-of-newfoundland.