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    Sale 2019

    Prints and Multiples

    31 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 7

    AFTER VINCENT VAN GOGH (1853-1890)
    BY JACQUES VILLON (1875-1963)

    Le Paysan (Ginestet & Pouillon E653)

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    AFTER VINCENT VAN GOGH (1853-1890)
    BY JACQUES VILLON (1875-1963)
    Le Paysan (Ginestet & Pouillon E653)
    aquatint in colors, 1927, on wove paper, signed in pencil by Villon, numbered 84/200, published by Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, with wide margins, bearing a pencil annotation 'After Vincent Van Gogh', pale mat staining, a few soft handling creases in the margins, glue remains in places at the reverse of the sheet edges (with associated staining and skinning), otherwise in good condition, framed
    P. 15½ x 12½ in. (394 x 318 mm.)
    S. 22 x 18¼ in. (559 x 464 mm.)


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