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    Sale 5866

    Prints & Multiples

    1 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    Max Ernst (1891-1976)

    Untitled (Spiess & Leppien 143 C)

    Price Realised  

    Max Ernst (1891-1976)
    Untitled (Spiess & Leppien 143 C)
    etching in colours with embossing, 1970, on wove paper, signed in pencil, inscribed E.A., an artist's proof aside from the edition of one hundred, with wide margins, a deckle edge below, pale light-staining, a very soft crease at the top of the lower left corner, otherwise in good condition; with One plate from Antonin Artaud (S. and L. 113), etching in colours, 1967, signed in pencil; Nain en courte Chemise (S. & L. 246), lithograph in colours, 1973, on Japon nacré, signed in pencil, inscribed EA; Plate XI from Pierre Hebey, Festin (S. & L. 249), lithograph, 1974, signed in pencil, numbered 3/79; and another lithograph (not recorded by S. & L.), signed in pencil, all by the same hand, all generally in good condition
    P. 338 x 254 mm., S. 528 x 350 mm. (5)


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