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Helen Hyde
(American, 1868-1919)
A Mexican Coquette, 1912

Sale No: 127, Lot No: 481

Helen Hyde
(American, 1868-1919)
A Mexican Coquette, 1912
color woodcut
signed and numbered lower edge of image
titled and dated in pencil lower margin
signed in plate left side Copyright, 1912, by Helen Hyde
10 1/8″ x 10 1/8″

Literature:
Mason, Tim, and Lynn Mason, Helen Hyde: American Print-makers, A Smithsonian Series, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991, pp. 25-26 and 55 (illustrated)

Catalog Note:
Mason and Mason note that A Mexican Coquette and another work of Hyde’s, An Interlude, 1912, were inspired by the old town of San Ángel, which was originally southwest of Mexico City and has since been absorbed within the sprawling capital’s boundary.

Sold for: $800