Lithograph by Ogden Pleissner Driven Grouse, Glancie Beat is a large Limited Edition color lithograph by American painter and printmaker Ogden M. Pleissner (1905-1983). It is signed in pencil by the artist.
This print was published in 1959 by the eminent British firm Frost and Reed in a Limited Edition of 300. It bears the publisher's blind embossed stamp at the bottom left of the sheet.This Pleissner work generally carries an auction estimate of $400 to $500. This work does have a couple of condition issues. Besides some mild toning which is found in most of these prints, there are two old tears in the right margin that have been repaired with archival Japanese repair tape from the back (they don’t extend into the image), some soft handling creases in the margins, and a very light scratch in the sky area. Other than that the print is in Very Good condition with strong colors. It is presently unmatted and unframed, but it would frame beautifully. Driven Grouse, Glancie Beat is a large lithograph with an image that measures 15-1/4 x 24 inches. The natural sheet of heavy wove paper measures 21-1/4 x 30-1/8 inches. The reference for this work is the 1984 book The Art of Ogden Pleissner by Peter Bergh. The print is listed on page 107 and illus ... read more