1 October 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
Etoiles filantes (D. 136; Adr. 152; W. 131)
lithograph in black, 1895, on wove, Wittrock's second, final state, with the red-orange monogram stamp (Lugt 1338), one of the twenty unumbered impressions of the very rare first edition (Wittrock lists four editions), with margins, slightly reduced at top and bottom, the paper slightly toned, some minor soiling and occasional handling creases in the margins
L. 262 x 204 mm., S. 348 x 248 mm.
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