• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 102

    El Lissitzky

    Proun 2 D (G. 27)

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    El Lissitzky
    Proun 2 D (G. 27)
    lithograph, 1919, on smooth white wove paper, signed in pencil, titled in pencil on the reverse, extremely rare, printed by the artist by hand, one of only a few known proofs, no edition having been recorded, with an unobtrusive horizontal central crease, flattened creases at the upper sheet edge
    L. 358 x 224 mm., S. 366 x 232 mm.


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, London, 17 May, 1979, lot 121E.