29 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Nature morte les Pommes, from Si je mourais là-bas (V. 181)
wood-engraving in colours, 1962, on thick hand-made Chiffon wove paper, watermarked LB, signed in pencil, numbered 3/70 (the total edition was 180), published by Louis Broder, Paris, with full margins, in very good condition
B. 185 x 265 mm., S. 365 x 475 mm.
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