• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 155

    Georges Rouault

    Miserere, Editions de l'Etoile Filante, Paris, 1922-27 (C. & R. 54-111)

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    Georges Rouault
    Miserere, Editions de l'Etoile Filante, Paris, 1922-27 (C. & R. 54-111)
    the complete set of 58 aquatints, hors-texte, with title, text and justification, on Arches, watermark Ambroise Vollard, copy 332 of 425, with full margins, loose (as issued), with one or two spots of unobtrusive foxing, the aquatints occasionally toned, some time staining at the sheet edges, some pale brown staining to plate 57, otherwise in generally good condition, in the original rust-coloured linen and parchment-covered portfolio with gilt-stamped title, lacking the metal clasp(portfolio)
    P. 580 x 420 mm., S. 655 x 505 mm. (each)


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