• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 233

    Eduardo Paolozzi (1924-2005)

    Six plates, from As Is When

    Price Realised  


    Eduardo Paolozzi (1924-2005)
    Six plates, from As Is When
    screenprints, 1965, comprising, the frontispiece, title, justification and the six images;As is When, Wittgenstein the Soldier, Experience, Tortured Life, Artficial Sun and He must, So to speak, Throw away the Ladder, each on wove paper, each signed and dated in pencil, numbered 38/65 (there were also 12 artist's proofs), published by Editions Alecto, London, with margins, time and mount staining overall, handling creases, some plates with stains at the top sheet edge from previous hinge mounting, other surface defects, loose in the original red clothe-covered boards and a green slipcase
    990 x 685 mm. (overall) (6)

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