2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
Galerie Maeght Affiche No. 118 (K. 70015)
lithograph, 1970, on Arches, signed in pencil, inscribed H.C., one of approximately ten hors commerce impressions, published by Maeght, Paris, the full sheet, a deckle edge at left, pale discolouration towards the sheet edges, a few pinpoint rust spots at lower right under the signature, a few light scuffs in the black at lower right, otherwise in good condition
L., S. 1600 x 1158 mm.
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