23 March 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
Ben Nicholson (1894-1982)
Aegean II (Lafranca 63A)
etching printed with tone, 1967, on wove paper, signed in pencil and dated, an unnumbered impression aside from the edition of 50, published by Ganymed and Marlborough Fine Art, London, with margins, a 20mm. diagonal crease going from upper right margin up to the top centre sheet edge, a few pin head size foxmarks in the margins, faint time staining, unexamined out of the frame
P. 155 x 235mm., S. 310 x 380mm.
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