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    Sale 2163

    Prints & Multiples

    28 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 39

    JOAN MIRO

    Raymond Queneau, Album 19, Maeght Editeur, Paris, 1961 (M. 306-330; C. books 70)

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    JOAN MIRO
    Raymond Queneau, Album 19, Maeght Editeur, Paris, 1961 (M. 306-330; C. books 70)
    the complete set of 24 lithographs in colors and two in black (of which 17 are signed and numbered and one with collage), on Rives BFK, in- and hors-texte, title page, text and justification, signed in pencil by the artist and the author on the justification, copy 66 of 75 (the total edition was 90), the full sheets, loose (as issued), each with very pale time staining and occasional very minor creasing towards the extreme sheet edges, (M. 312) with very minor pinpoint foxing towards the sheet edges and discoloration on the reverse, otherwise in very good condition, within paper wrappers, the cover singed with branding irons and nails, cloth spine and leather hinges, with the original cardboard packing box. 27½ x 22 in. (705 x 570 mm.)
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