• Prints and Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 5571

    Prints and Multiples

    23 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 84

    A Collection

    20th Century prints

    Price Realised  

    A Collection
    20th Century prints
    including, Figure Rouge (Papier coupe), after Henri Matisse, lithograph in colours, unsigned; one plate from La Theogonie d'Hesiode (Vallier 20k), by Georges Braques, etching, 1955, unsigned, aside from the edition of 50; one plate from Le Poeme d'Angle Droit, by Le Corbusier, lithograph in colours, 1955, on watermarked Rives paper, unsigned, aside from the book edition of 270; Composition, by Erich Hauser, etching, 1964, signed in pencil, framed; Nine Figures, by Henri Michaux, lithograph, 1978, signed and numbered XIII/XX; and Paul Jenkins, Blue, Red and Yellow, lithograph in colours, 1965, signed, dated and dedicated in pencil, a proof aside from the edition of 75, all with time and mount staining and a few with foxing
    S. 760 x 540 mm. (and smaller) (6)


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    Provenance

    Gerd Hatje (1915-2007), art publisher, Stuttgart; then by descent to the present owners


    Pre-Lot Text

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