John McGrath Framed Pencil Etching of Cornell University McGraw Library Tower

John McGrath Framed Pencil Etching of Cornell University McGraw Library Tower

Regular price $75.50


Product Description:  This pencil signed etching of the Cornell University McGraw Library Tower was etched by John McGrath, an American artist and a native of Ireland.  It is matted under glass on a cream woven paper and framed with most of the original hardware still intact and remnants of the framing company label.  Pencil signed in center below etching and pencil written 250 in lower left.

Note:  Please refer to "Condition" for additional information

Circa:  Possibly 1920’s – 1930’s

Dimensions: Image:  9 ¼” x 6 ¼”, Frame (front view):  18 ½” x 14 ¾”

Markings:  John McGrath signature (pencil signed in center below etching), the number 250 (in pencil) in lower left. Remnants of the framing company’s round label on back.

Product Weight:  3 pounds 3 ounces

Condition:  Previously owned – used.  Matte shows signs of discoloration, staining in corners, foxing and yellowing (as shown).  Painted wooden frame has wear with rubbing on edges and looseness/wiggle.  As found condition. Some missing nails. Backing and mounting hardware is aged and appears to be original to frame with age darkening, staining and wear around nails and edges (as shown).  

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