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    Sale 11966

    Prints & Multiples

    21 September 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 11

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Eaux-fortes originales pour les textes de Buffon (Histoire Naturelle)

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    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Eaux-fortes originales pour les textes de Buffon (Histoire Naturelle)
    the complete book with 31 etchings with sugar-lift aquatint and drypoint, 1942, on Montval laid paper, watermark Ambroise Vollard, with title, the text in French by Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, and justification, copy number 78 from the total edition of 226 copies, published by M. Fabiani, Paris, 1942, the etchings printed by R. Lacourière, Paris, the etchings hors-texte, slightly trimmed, all bound within a cream pigskin binding by Morf, with the name of the artist and the author in gilt on the front and back and on the spine, with grey upper edges, in a grey cardboard slipcase, generally in good condition (book)
    378 x 290 x 55 mm. (overall)


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Pre-Lot Text

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    Literature

    Bloch 328-358; Baer 575 -605; Cramer Books 37