• Picasso Editions auction at Christies

    Sale 5981

    Picasso Editions

    29 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    Pablo Picasso

    Hercule tue le Centaure Nessus, from Metamorphoses d'Ovide (Bloch 116)

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    Pablo Picasso
    Hercule tue le Centaure Nessus, from Metamorphoses d'Ovide (Bloch 116)
    etching printed in black with bistre remarque, 1930, on Arches paper, with partial watermark MBM and J. Perrigot, probably a proof aside from the total edition of 145, published by A. Skira, Paris, with margins, a deckle edge at the lower margin, with a wash over the bistre remarque, a few scattered foxmarks, pale time staining, otherwise generally in good condition
    P. 311 x 221 mm., S. 337 x 260 mm.


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