2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
Esku XII (K. 73007)
etching, 1973, on wove, signed in pencil, inscribed P.A. Pour Giséle, one of 14 hors commerce copies aside from the edition of fifty, published by Maeght, Paris, the full sheet, a deckle edge below, a small rust spot at the right sheet edge, a tiny foxmark in the left margin, otherwise in very good condition
P. 139 x 143 mm., S. 482 x 384 mm.
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