Nov 2, 2004

Now, Ever Alas, My Mater Dear, I Fear a Deadly Storm

Laurels Number One

Now, Ever Alas, My Mater Dear, I Fear a Deadly Storm


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Anne Ryan

(American, 1889–1954)

published by

Laurels Gallery

Color wood engraving

Support: Original pasteboard portfolios. Inside folders of handmade paper and hand printing by Douglas Howell

Sheet: 23.7 x 28.3 cm (9 5/16 x 11 1/8 in.); Image: 20.7 x 25.2 cm (8 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Alma and Robert D. Milne Fund 1998.183.b

Edition: numbered 42 on justification slip



Chris Ritter, director of the Laurel Gallery, New York, planned that Laurels would be a periodical with literature, prints, original calligraphy, handset type, and handmade papers by Douglass Howell. The first issue, which appeared in May 1947, included prints by Joan Miró, Anne Ryan, Stanley William Hayter, Reginald Marsh, George Constant, and Will Barnet. Only four issues were published.

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PR - Engraving
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