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    Sale 1897

    Prints And Multiples

    30 - 31 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 345

    EDVARD MUNCH (1863-1944)

    The Sick Child I (Schiefler 59; Woll 72)

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    EDVARD MUNCH (1863-1944)
    The Sick Child I (Schiefler 59; Woll 72)
    lithograph in colors, 1896, on greyish-white Chine, Woll's state Xa, impression from four stones (A2, B, C, F) in two reds, blue and yellow (the blue and yellow intermingled and altered to a 'faint green tone' as described by Woll in note for state IX), signed in pencil 'Edv Munch,' with margins (trimmed), four backed pinholes within the image, an unobtrusive ¼-in. dark vertical line at the extreme center left image (apparently a pencil or charcoal mark), the palest mat staining, occasional minor creasing and paper losses at the sheet edges (backed), otherwise in very good condition, laid down to Chine, framed
    L. 16 5/8 x 22 1/8 in. (422 x 562 mm.)
    S. 19½ x 24½ in. (495 x 622 mm.)


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