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    Sale 1990

    Prints And Multiples

    29 - 30 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 197

    PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)

    Buste d'homme, from La Suite des Saltimbanques
    (Bloch 4; Baer 5)

    Price Realised  

    PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)
    Buste d'homme, from La Suite des Saltimbanques
    (Bloch 4; Baer 5)
    drypoint, 1905, on Van Gelder, from the edition of 250 published by A. Vollard in 1913 after the plate was steel-faced (there were also 27 or 29 on Japon), with full margins, mat staining, a few pinpoint foxmarks in the margins, hinge remains at the upper sheet edge and at the reverse of the left sheet edge, otherwise in good condition, framed
    P. 4 11/16 x 3 9/16 in. (120 x 90 mm.)
    S. 17¾ x 12 15/16 in. (448 x 328 mm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A NEW ENGLAND GENTLEMAN