• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 154

    Georges Rouault

    André Suarès, Passion, Ambroise Vollard, Paris, 1939 (C. & R. 257-73)

    Price Realised  

    Georges Rouault
    André Suarès, Passion, Ambroise Vollard, Paris, 1939 (C. & R. 257-73)
    the complete set of 17 aquatints in colours, hors-texte, and 82 wood engravings en-texte, by Aubert after Rouault, with the additional suite of the aquatints in black, with title, text and justification, on Vergé de Montval, copy 39 of forty (the total edition was 270), with very minor time staining at the sheet edges, bound in the original heavy paper wrappers, three plates detatched, minor wear to the cover, in modern linen-covered boards and slipcase(portfolio)
    S. 450 x 340 mm. (overall)


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