• Impressionist and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2828

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    17 November 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 189

    Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972)

    Boven en Onder (Up and Down) (B. 352)

    Price Realised  

    Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972)
    Boven en Onder (Up and Down) (B. 352)
    lithograph, 1947, on cream wove paper, signed in pencil, with margins, light- and mountstained, soft foxing in places, tiny spot of paper scuffing in lower left area, soft staining in places and to the reverse, laid down along the reverse upper edge onto the passepartout with papertape, otherwise in our opinion in good condition, unframed
    P. 505 x 205 mm.; S. 561 x 264 mm.


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