23 March 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,600
Eduardo Chillida (1924-2002)
Esku I (Koelen 71008)
etching, 1971, on watermarked Auvergne wove paper, signed in pencil, numbered 36/50, the full sheet, with deckle edges at all four margins, a 90 mm. diagonal indentation line along the left sheet edge, a few soft handling creases, three pale brown spots at the top and left margin, otherwise in good condition
P. 107 x 178 mm., S. 370 x 475 mm.
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