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    Sale 2044

    Prints and Multiples

    28 - 29 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 118

    MAURITS CORNELIS ESCHER

    Bond of Union (B. 409)

    Price Realised  

    MAURITS CORNELIS ESCHER
    Bond of Union (B. 409)
    lithograph, 1956, on simili Japon. signed in pencil, numbered 46/52 , with wide margins, a foxmark in the center image, occasional scattered foxing, a 2¾-in. line of old glue in the upper margin at the sheet edge, remains of old glue at the lower right sheet corner with associated staining, creasing and two small areas of abrasion in the left margin, minor soiling in the lower and left margins, old hinge remains in places at the reverse of the upper sheet (slightly showing through), otherwise generally in good condition, framed
    L. 9 15/16 x 13¼ in. (253 x 338 mm.)
    S. 15½ x 18¾ in. (394 x 475 mm.)


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