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    Sale 2791

    Twentieth Century Art

    5 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 78

    Maurits Cornelis Escher (DUTCH, 1898-1972)

    Nachtelijk Rome: Santa Maria del Popolo (Piazza del Popolo) (B.254)

    Price Realised  

    Maurits Cornelis Escher (DUTCH, 1898-1972)
    Nachtelijk Rome: Santa Maria del Popolo (Piazza del Popolo) (B.254)
    woodcut, 1934, on wove paper, with margins, edges laid down to the mount with brown papertape, very few foxmarks in margin, paperloss in lower right and lower left corner, paper irregularity in centre lower margin, framed, otherwise in good condition
    P. 242 x 283 mm.


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