1 July 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 12,500
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
After Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Les Saltimbanques (G. & P. E634)
aquantint in colours, 1922-23, on Arches, signed in pencil by Picasso, numbered 11/200 (there were also 10 artist's proofs and an edition of 22 in black), published by Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, wide margins, mount-staining, pale fox marks in the lower margin, one unobtrusive pin-point registration mark in the upper image and one in the lower image, remains of old tape with attendant staining along the vertical sheet edges on the reverse, otherwise in generally very good condition, framed
P. 595 x 423 mm., S. 682 x 460 mm.
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