1 October 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
Femme Acrobate au Maquillage pailleté et Spectateurs, from Série 347 (B. 1739; Ba. 1756 Bb1)
etching, 1968, on wove paper, signed in pencil, numbered 36/50 (there were also 17 artist's proofs), published by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris, 1969, with wide margins, a deckle edge above and below, a brown stain at the left sheet edge, some minor handling creases in the margins, otherwise generally in good condition
P. 177 x 221 mm., S. 312 x 363 mm.
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