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James McBey

 


 
Christmas Card, etching, 1910. Hardie 83.  Edition of only about 10. 3 13/16 x 5 13/16 inches. Signed and inscribed in ink.  $550.00
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Early Morning, Fintray, etching, 1911. Hardie 89. Edition of 40 and two artist’s proofs.  5 7/16 x 8 7/8 inches. Signed in ink, dedicated to Martin Hardie and inscribed “a special proof printed with an intentionally silvery quality”. With the “JMB” monogram in the lower left indicating that this is an impression which McBey initially kept for his own collection.  $675.00
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Benachie, etching, 1911. Hardie 90 (this impression illustrated). A proof impression, persumably before the edition of 40. 4 13/16 x 6 1/4 inches. Signed in ink and inscribed “For MH” and “a first proof in grey ink”.  $525.00
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Poitiers, etching, 1911. Hardie 91. Edition of 40. 5 15/16 x 8 15/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $400.00
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Old Castile, etching and drypoint, 1911. Hardie 92 (this impression illustrated). Edition of 30. 6 15/16 x 10 15/16 inches. Signed in ink and inscribed to Martin Hardie. With the “JMB” monogram in the lower left indicating that this is a proof impression which McBey initially kept for his own collection.  $700.00
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Burgos, etching, 1911. Hardie 93. Edition of 25.  6 15/16 x 10 7/8 inches. Signed in pencil.  $800.00
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Valencia Beach, drypoint, 1911. Hardie 97. Edition of 30. 5 3/8 x 5 15/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $400.00
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Benicarlo, etching, 1911. Hardie 100. Edition of 27. 4 7/8 x 8 3/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $400.00
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Benicarlo 1st Sept 1911. 5:30 p.m., pen and ink, the first study for the etching, 1911. 5 1/4 x 13 1/2 inches (image). Titled in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin. There several sketches, verso, El Grao de Castellon 7:30 p.m.  $950.00
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Sunrise at Tarragona, etching, 1911. Hardie 103 (this impression illustrated). Edition of 30. 5 7/8 x 8 3/4 inches. Signed in ink and inscribed to Martin Hardie. With the “JMB” monogram in the lower left indicating that this is a proof impression which McBey initially kept for his own collection.  $500.00
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The Picador Unhorsed, drypoint, 1911. Hardie 106. Edition of only 20. 6 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches. Signed in ink.  $800.00
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The Towy at Carmarthen, etching and drypoint, 1911. Hardie 111. Edition of 30. 5 7/8 x 8 inches. Signed in ink.  $600.00
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Carmarthen, drypoint, 1911. Hardie 112 (this impression illustrated). Edition of only 20. 6 3/8 x 8 inches. Signed in ink.  $600.00
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A View in Wales, etching and drypoint, 1911. Hardie 113 (this impression illustrated). Edition of 40. 4 7/8 x 9 3/8 inches. Signed in ink and inscribed to Martin Hardie. With the “JMB” monogram in the lower left indicating that this is a proof impression which McBey initially kept for his own collection.  $650.00
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April in Kent, etching and drypoint, 1912. Hardie 114. Edition of 45. 6 1/8 x 11 3/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $600.00
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Ebbesfleet, drypoint, 1912. Hardie 115. Edition of 45. 7 1/8 x 11 17/8 inches. Signed in ink.With the “JMB” monogram in the lower left indicating that this is a proof impression which McBey kept for his own collection.  $475.00
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Richborough Castle, drypoint, 1912. Hardie 116. Edition of 32 and 6 artist’s proofs. 7 1/8 x 11 9/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $400.00
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The Shower, etching and drypoint, 1912. Hardie 118. Edition of 40 and 4 artist’s proofs. 7 3/16 x 12 3/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $500.00
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Thanet from Richborough, drypoint, 1912. Hardie 119. Edition of 45. 5 3/8 x 11 3/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $450.00
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1588, etching, 1912. Hardie 123, i/II. Edition of 44, this state. 7 7/16 x 11 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $400.00
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The Foveran Burn, etching, 1912. Hardie 124. Edition of 53. 6 3/16 x 10 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $500.00
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View from the Gate, Tetuan, etching and drypoint, 1912. Hardie 131. Edition of 55. 8 7/8 x 5 1/4 inches. Signed in ink.  $525.00
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Gunsmiths, Tetuan, etching and drypoint, 1912. Hardie 132. Edition of 56. 4 15/16 x 7 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $500.00
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Beggars, Tetuan (Nº 1), etching, 1912. Hardie 133 (this impression illustrated). One of 4 trial proofs, there was no formal edition. 5 9/16 x 4 5/8 inches. Signed in ink and inscribed “Trial proof 3”.  $600.00
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Beggars, Tetuan (Nº 2), etching, 1912. Hardie 134. Edition of 55. 6 3/4 x 5 3/8 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Kenneth Guichard with his stamp, verso.   $500.00

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Beggars, Tetuan (Nº 2), etching on 18th century blue laid paper, 1912. Hardie 134. Edition of 55. 6 3/4 x 5 3/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $500.00
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The Approach to Tetuan, etching and drypoint, 1913. Hardie 137 (this impression illustrated). Edition of 55. 5 7/16 x 9 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $525.00

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Tetuan, etching touched with drypoint, 1913. Hardie 138. Edition of 50 and 6 artist’s proofs. 4 11/16 x 9 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $450.00
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Road-Menders, Tetuan, etching with extensive additions in pencil, 1913. Hardie 139. One of 4 trial proofs, there was no formal edition. 9 3/8 x 5 15/16 inches. Signed in ink and inscribed “Trial proof 1” in pencil.  $675.00
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Road-Menders, Tetuan, two pen and ink studies for the etching (Hardie 139)., 1913. 8 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches and 5 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches.  $625.00
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The Ford, etching, 1913. Hardie 140. Edition of 50 and 6 artist’s proofs. 5 7/16 x 9 3/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $450.00
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Tangier, etching, 1913. Hardie 141. Edition of 56. 6 7/16 x 11 7/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $450.00
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The Timber Mill, etching and drypoint, 1913. Hardie 142. Edition of 50 and 5 artist’s proofs. 6 x 9 3/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $950.00
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Penzance, etching and drypoint, 1913. Hardie 144. Edition of 56. 8 5/16 x 12 1/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $1100.00
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A Fishing Harbour, etching, 1913. Hardie 145. Edition of 56. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. Signed in ink.  $470.00
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The Pool, etching and drypoint, 1914. Hardie 150. Edition of 50 and 6 artist’s proofs. 9 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches. Signed in ink. The Pool of London.  $1500.00
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Gamrie, etching, 1914. Hardie 151. Edition of 55. 14 3/8 x 8 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $800.00
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Sea and Rain, etching, 1914. Hardie 153. Edition of 50 and 5 artist’s proofs. 6 3/8 x 8 7/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $550.00
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Buchan, etching, 1914. Hardie 154. Edition of 55. 5 x 11 11/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $550.00
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Newburgh, etching, 1914. Hardie 155. Edition of 56. 7 3/16 x 11 1/2 inches. Signed in ink.  $650.00
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Surrey Downs, etching, 1915. Hardie 160. Edition of 76.
6 7/8 x 9 15/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $400.00
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The Isle of Ely, etching and drypoint, 1915. Hardie 162. Edition of 76. 8 1/8 x 13 3/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $550.00
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Portrait of Malcolm Salaman (Nº 2), etching and drypoint, 1915. Hardie 164. Edition of only 10. 8 7/16 x 11 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $475.00
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Portrait of Frank Gibson, drypoint, 1915. Hardie 165. Edition of 24. 5 1/2 x 4 9/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $350.00
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The Crucifix, Boulogne, etching, 1916. Hardie 168. Edition of 76. 6 x 8 inches. Signed in ink.  $500.00
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The Sussex, etching and drypoint, 1916. Hardie 171. Edition of 76. 8 1/4 x 15 3/16 inches. Signed in ink. The SS Sussex was a passenger ferry that was struck by a torpedo from a German U-Boat. McBey’s etching depicts the boat after it had been beached near Boulogne. Hardie described this as “one of the noblest, most spiritual of his plates”.  $800.00
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The Sussex, eight pen and ink studies for the print, 1916. 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches and smaller (image). Ex. collection: Martin Hardie. These drawings are discribed on page xv of the introduction to Hardie’s catalogue raisonné.  $1600.00
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Rouen, etching, 1916. Hardie 172. Edition of 76. 6 5/8 x 14 3/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $750.00
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The Seine at Rouen, etching, 1916. Hardie 173. Edition of 76. 6 x 8 3/4 inches. Signed in ink.  $475.00
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Ras-El-Ain, etching and drypoint, 1919. Hardie 180. Edition of 76. 7 15/16 x 12 15/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $650.00
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The Desert of Sinai (Nº 2), etching, 1919. Hardie 184. Edition of 76. 7 3/4 x 13 5/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $600.00
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Sunset: Wadi-Um-Mukhsheib, etching, 1923. Hardie 185. Edition of 76. 7 x 13 inches. Signed in ink.  $600.00
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A Deserted Oasis, etching, 1919. Hardie 187. Edition of 76. 6 1/4 x 10 7/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $525.00
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Dust, Beersheba, etching, 1920. Hardie 193. Edition of 76. 9 x 15 7/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $1100.00
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The First Sight of Jerusalem, Nebi Samwil (Nº 1), etching, 1920. Hardie 196, this impression illustrated. One of only 7 trial proofs, there was no published edition. 10 x 17 7/8 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie.  $1250.00
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The First Sight of Jerusalem, Nebi Samwil (Nº 2), etching, 1920. Hardie 197. Edition of 76. 11 x 18 1/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $1200.00
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The Advance on Jerusalem – Wadi Ali, etching, 1920. Hardie 198. Edition of 76. 7 7/8 x 13 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $750.00
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The Moonlight Attack, Jelil, etching on blue paper, 1920. Hardie 200. Edition of 76. 8 7/8 x 15 5/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $1250.00
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Jerusalem from Olivet, drypoint, 1921. Hardie 205. Edition of 76. 6 11/16 x 14 1/2 inches. Signed in ink.  $850.00
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The Dead Sea, drypoint on blue laid paper, 1921. Hardie 206. Edition of 76. 7 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $750.00
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Hermon: Cavalry Moving on Damascus, etching and drypoint, 1921. Hardie 207. Unique, the first trial proof, prior to six additional proofs and the edition of 76. 8 15/16 x 15 1/16 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie.   $800.00
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A Flood in the Fens, drypoint, 1922. Hardie 209. Edition of 76. 6 15/16 x 12 3/8 inches Signed in ink.  $650.00
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Macduff, etching, 1922. Hardie 210. Edition of 76. 11 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches. Signed in ink.  $700.00
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Brightlingsea (Nº 2), etching, 1922. Hardie 212. Edition of 76. 7 3/8 x 11 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $625.00
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Gerona, etching, 1923. Hardie 213. Edition of 76. 7 1/4 x 12 13/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $600.00
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Antwerp, etching, 1923. Hardie 214. Edition of 76. 8 5/16 x 12 7/8 inches. Signed in ink.  $800.00
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Gale at Port Erroll, etching, 1923. Hardie 215. One of 8 trial proofs, prior to the edition of 76. 13 x 8 7/8 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin.   $750.00
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Study for Gale at Port Erroll, pen and ink and pencil on paper, ca. 1923. 7 1/4 x 8 5/16 inches (image). Inscribed in the lower margin: By James McBey / Study for proposed etching / Possibly in connection with “Gale at Port Erroll”. Martin Hardie   $600.00
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The Ebb Tide, etching, 1923. Hardie 216. One of 12 trial proofs, prior to the edition of 76. 8 7/16 x 13 3/4 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin.  $650.00
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Sunset at Cattawade, etching, 1923. Hardie 217. Edition of 76. 6 3/8 x 10 15/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $450.00
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Veere, etching, 1923. Hardie 218. One of 9 trial proofs, before the edition of 76. 6 7/8 x 11 15/16 inches. Signed in ink. Inscribed by Martin Hardie in the lower margin.  $550.00
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Jetty opposite Veere, Holland, a pen and ink study for the etching, 1923. 2 15/16 x 15 3/16 inches.  $500.00
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Off Veere, Holland, a pen and ink study for the etching, 1923. 7 3/4 x 17 inches.  $650.00
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The Squall, Kampen, etching, 1924. Hardie 219. Edition of 76. 7 x 12 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin.  $650.00

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The Zuider Zee, drypoint, 1924. Hardie 220. Unique, the first of nine trial impressions, before the edition of 76. 8 1/2 x 14 7/8 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie.  $750.00
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Zaanstreek, etching, 1924. Hardie 221. One of 8 trial proofs, prior to the edition of 76. 8 1/8 x 10 1/16 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin.  $600.00
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Mersea: Sunset, etching and drypoint, 1924. Hardie 222.
One of 11 trial proofs, before the edition of 76. 8 3/8 x 14 3/8 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie.  $850.00
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Artist and Model, etching, 1925. Hardie 223. A proof impression prior to the edition of 510 for Hardie's catalogue raisonné. (Hardie’s note in the lower margin describes this impression as the “Specimen proof for publ. ed”.) 8 7/8 x 5 15/16 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin.  $750.00

Two copies of Martin Hardie's 1925 catalogue raisonné are also available; one in fine condition with another impression of this etching included as the frontispiece, also for $750.00, and a second "reading" copy lacking the print and with a missing spine and damaged cover, for $125.00.

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Hastings, etching, 1926. Hardie 225. One of 6 artist’s proofs from the edition of 80. 7 15/16 x 10 inches. Signed in ink.  $650.00
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Bosham, etching, 1926. Hardie 226. Edition of 80. 6 15/16 x 11 13/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $550.00
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Laguna Veneta, etching, 1926. Hardie 227. Edition of 80. 6 7/8 x 14 3/4 inches. Signed in ink and inscribed in pencil “best”. Signed in pencil in the lower margin by Martin Hardie and inscribed “This ‘best’ is in McBey’s writing MH”.  $1650.00
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Rio Dei Greci, etching and drypoint, 1926. Hardie 228. Edition of 80. 10 7/16 x 6 11/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $800.00
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A Tartane Leaving Venice, etching, 1928. Hardie 240. Edition of 80. 6 7/16 x 12 7/16 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin.   $1600.00
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Shipping in the Giudecca Canal, etching, 1930. Hardie 245. Edition of 80. 7 7/16 x 15 1/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $1400.00

A Regatta on the Grand Canal, drypoint, 1930. Hardie 248. One of 13 trial proofs, before the edition of 80. 8 15/16 x 15 7/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $1200.00
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Distant Salute, etching and drypoint, 1930. Hardie 250. Edition of 80. 7 1/4 x 15 15/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $1500.00
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Farewell to Venice, etching, 1930. Hardie 256. Edition of 80. 9 15/16 x 17 15/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $2000.00
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Portrait of Lessing J. Rosenwald, etching, 1930. Hardie 266. Edition of 40. 8 3/8 x 14 3/8 inches.9 15/16 x 7 7/8 inches. Signed in ink. Dedicated to Martin Hardie by Lessing Rosenwald.   $350.00
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Sevilla, Spain 15th October 1932, pen and ink on paper, 1932. 3 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Signed and inscribed in ink. This drawing was mailed as a postcard to Charles Sessler, the Philadelphia rare book and art dealer.  $450.00

East River, Sunset, etching, 1934. Hardie 270. Edition of 80. 8 1/4 x 13 15/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $1500.00

Phoenician Coast, etching, 1935. Hardie 271. Edition of 80. 8 1/2 x 12 7/16 inches. Signed in ink.  $750.00
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The Thames Barge Race: The Start, etching, 1936. Hardie 272. Edition of 80. 7 1/8 x 14 3/8 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin.   $850.00
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New York Harbour, etching, 1941. Hardie 279. Edition of 65. 10 1/4 x 14 15/16 inches. Signed in ink. Ex. collection: Martin Hardie, with his pencil signature in the lower margin.  $1650.00
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The Morgan at Mystic (Nº 2), etching, 1943. Hardie 281. Edition of 72 for the members of the Marine Museum of the Marine Historical Association. 5 7/16 x 10 7/8 inches. Signed in ink. Inscribed by Martin Hardie in the lower margin, “Privately published. One of a few proofs retaining McB”.  $600.00
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California, San Louis Obispo, etching, 1944. Hardie 283.
Edition of 48. 6 7/17 x 14 3/16 inches. Signed in ink by McBey and signed in pencil by Martin Hardie in the lower margin.  $750.00
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Updated: June 2018

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