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November 1419, 2020
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LOT 49

Lot 49

Henry Eric Bergman (1893–1958)

Henry Eric Bergman (1893–1958)
Lot 49 Details
Henry Eric Bergman (1893–1958), Canadian


Black and white wood engraving on fine laid Japon rice paper, signed with initials in the plate lower right; signed, titled and numbered 6/60 in pencil to margin. Matted and unframed.
Block/Sheet 6.5 ins x 8.4 ins; 16.5 cms x 21.4 cms; 9 ins x 12.1 ins; 22.9 cms x 30.7 cms

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $264
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Henry Eric Bergman (1893–1958)
  • Henry Eric Bergman (1893–1958)
  • Henry Eric Bergman (1893–1958)
  • Henry Eric Bergman (1893–1958)

Private Collection, Toronto


Henry Eric Bergman created over 90 fine art wood engravings. Most of his intended editions of 50-75 prints of each image were never completed. As few as 10 prints may have been made by the artist of any one image.


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LOT 49

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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