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    Sale 2044

    Prints and Multiples

    28 - 29 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 230

    MAX PECHSTEIN (1881-1955)

    Akrobaten III (Kruger H137)

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    MAX PECHSTEIN (1881-1955)
    Akrobaten III (Kruger H137)
    woodcut with hand-coloring, 1912, on wove paper, signed in pencil, from the edition of 10 (there were also 25 on Japon and 100 on wove paper without hand-coloring), with margins, light- and mat staining, the hand-coloring slightly attenuated, a tiny speck of colored paper residue in the upper image, paper loss at the lower right sheet corner, short tears at all four sheet edges (away from the image), creasing in the margins, old tape and minor skinning in places at the reverse of the upper and lower sheet edges, a blue pencil mark and black printing ink stains on the reverse
    B. 8 3/8 x 10 5/8 in. (216 x 270 mm.)
    S. 14 x 20 in. (355 x 507 mm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FLORIANO VECCHI