10 June 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,750
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
La Toilette de la Mère, plate 13 from La Suite des Saltimbanques (Bloch 13; Baer 15 b2)
etching, 1905, on Van Gelder wove, from the edition of 250 after
steelfacing (there were also 27 or 29 on Japon), published by A.
Vollard, Paris, 1913, the full sheet, with deckle edges on three sides, with mount and light staining, a few pale and unobtrusive foxmarks in
the margins, backboard staining, framed
P. 234 x 176 mm., S. 509 x 328 mm.
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