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    Sale 5440

    Post-War & Contemporary Editions

    11 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 51

    Lucian Freud (B. 1922)

    Thistle (Hartley 23)

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    Estimate

    Lucian Freud (B. 1922)
    Thistle (Hartley 23)
    etching, 1985, on Somerset, initialled in pencil, numbered 4/30, published by James Kirkman, London and Brook Alexander, New York, with full margins, apparently in very good overall condition, unexamined out of the frame
    P. 170 x 133 mm., S. 310 x 250 mm.


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