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Childe Frederick Hassam, N.A. 1859-1935.

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The Writing Desk. 1915. Etching. Clayton 54. 10 x 7 (sheet 12 314 x 9 5/8). Tack holes in the margins as usual, indicating that the sheet is untrimmed. A fine impression printed on cream paper with full margins and deckle edges on 3 sides. Signed with the cypher and annotated 'imp' in pencil signifying a proof printed by the artist. Price upon request.

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Mrs. Hassam is seated at an eighteenth-century writing desk at the Holley House in Cos Cob, Connecticut. The boarding house run by the Holleys played a major role in the development of American Impressionism.

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