• Prints and Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 5571

    Prints and Multiples

    23 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 155

    Jose Clemente Orozco (1883-1949)

    Rear Guard (Hopkins 18)

    Price Realised  

    Jose Clemente Orozco (1883-1949)
    Rear Guard (Hopkins 18)
    lithograph, 1929, on watermarked BFK Rives paper, signed and dedicated to Pach in ink and pencil, aside from the edition of 100, published by the Weyhe Gallery, New York, with wide margins, one deckle edge, some handling creases in the margins, pale time staining to the sheet edges, (L. 355 x 473 mm., S. 405 x 580mm.); with Ruined Houses (L. 324 x 455 mm., S. 375 x 525 mm.) and La Bandera (L. 260 x 426 mm., S. 400 x 577 mm.), by the same hand, lithographs, 1928, on watermarked BFK Rives paper, both signed and aside from the edition of 100, some time staining and soiling in the margins, otherwise in generally good condition; and Two seated Figures, by Héctor Xavier, lithograph, 1952, signed and dated in pencil, dedicated in blue ink to Pach, numbered 36/50, wide margins, some time staining and soiling in the margins, soft handling creases throughout (L., S. 583 x 444 mm.) (4)


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    Provenance

    Walter Pach (1883-1958), New York; then by descent to the present owners.