31 July 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
Le Marteau sans Maître: one plate (D. 966; see C. books 216)
etching with aquatint in colors, 1976, on Japon nacré, signed in pencil, numbered XIV/L (the total edition was 215), published by Le Vent d'Arles, Paris, the full sheet, minor creasing at the upper left sheet corner, otherwise apparently in very good condition, not examined out of the frame
S. 17 3/8 x 25¾ in. (441 x 654 mm.)
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