Marigolds (a.k.a. Sunny Messengers) by Gustave Baumann

Marigolds  (a.k.a. Sunny Messengers) by Gustave Baumann

Marigolds (a.k.a. Sunny Messengers)

Gustave Baumann

Title

Marigolds (a.k.a. Sunny Messengers)

 
Artist
Year
1915  
Technique
color woodcut 
Image Size
10 7/8 x 9 7/8" image 
Signature
pencil, within image in lower right 
Edition Size
about 60 
Annotations
Hand-in-Heart chop between signature; titled "Marigolds" within image in pencil 
Reference
Baumann 8 
Paper
cream Zanders Bergisch Gladbach laid 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
AB4014 
Price
$10,000.00 
Description
This version of "Marigolds" is also known as "Sunny Messengers." This was Baumann's first floral color woodcut and the earliest impressions were printed on laid Japan paper. Baumann created numerous gouache studies of florals and several were in the octagon format as found here.