• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 277

    Georges Braque (1882-1963)

    Oiseau de Nuit noir, from 'Si Je Mourais Là-bas' (Vallier 181)

    Price Realised  

    Georges Braque (1882-1963)
    Oiseau de Nuit noir, from 'Si Je Mourais Là-bas' (Vallier 181)
    woodcut printed in blue and black, 1962, on handmade Chiffon watermarked LB (Louis Broder), signed in pencil, inscribed H.C., an hors commerce impression aside from the edition of 180 (there was also an unsigned book edition of 230), published by L. Broder, Paris, the full sheet, in good condition, L. 413 x 278 mm.; with Oiseaux (not in Vallier), by the same hand, lithograph in colours, signed in pencil, numbered 41/75 (2)


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