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    Sale 2044

    Prints and Multiples

    28 - 29 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 126

    AFTER FERNAND LEGER (1881-1955)

    Le Compotier (Saphire E16)

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    AFTER FERNAND LEGER (1881-1955)
    Le Compotier (Saphire E16)
    etching and aquatint in colors, 1952, on Rives BFK, signed in ink, numbered 224/300, published by Maeght Éditeur, Paris, with their blindstamp, with margins, pale mat and time staining, minor surface soiling and a few handling creases in places at the sheet edges, otherwise in good condition; together with La ville: two plates , two lithographs in colors, circa 1955, each with the artist's stamped signature, numbered 95/180 and 178/180 respectively, both published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, each framed
    P. 17.18 x 22½ in. (435 x 572 mm.)
    S. 21¾ x 30 in. (553 x 762 mm.) (3)


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