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    Sale 1897

    Prints And Multiples

    30 - 31 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 463

    AFRO (BASALDELLA) (1912-1976)

    Controcanto

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    AFRO (BASALDELLA) (1912-1976)
    Controcanto
    aquatint in colors, 1974, on wove paper, signed 'Afro' in pencil, numbered 51/60, with the 2RC blindstamp, Rome, with full margins, occassional handling creases and surface soiling, a very small scratch in the upper right brown (with associated ink loss), rubbing at the right off-white shape (with associated ink loss), otherwise apparently in good condition, not examined out of the frame
    P. 33 7/8 x 78 in. (860 x 1981 mm.)
    S. 43¾ x 87½ in. (1111 x 2222)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    31 OCTOBER 2007
    MORNING SESSION AT 10.00 AM
    [LOTS 463-655]

    POST WAR PRINTS
    [LOTS 463-885]


    Literature

    N. Ponente, Afro. Catalogo ragionato delle incisioni e litografie, Milano 1986, cat., pp. 154-155, n. 67 (another example illustrated)