29 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
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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As stated in the catalogue, this lot is offered unframed and not as viewed.
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