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    Sale 2806

    Twentieth Century Art

    2 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 41

    Maurits Cornelis Escher (DUTCH, 1898-1972)

    Rippled Surface (Rimpeling) (B. 367)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maurits Cornelis Escher (DUTCH, 1898-1972)
    Rippled Surface (Rimpeling) (B. 367)
    linocut in black and brown, 1950, on Japan, signed in pencil and inscribed eigen druk, with margins, pale lightstaining, staining in lower margin, foxing in margins, 12 pieces of brown papertape along edges, covered with white papertape, folds along margins, corners slightly worn, brown striped oxidation nail marks, some with related small tears (remnants of old framing), paperloss along lower right margin edge (ca. 30 x 5 mm.), framed
    L: 260 x 320 mm.
    S: 330 x 400 mm.


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    Provenance

    Louise Bosch van Rosenthal, Rhenen.