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    Sale 1897

    Prints And Multiples

    30 - 31 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 378

    PABLO PICASSO

    Le Carmen des Carmen (B. 1000-1005; Ba. 872-875; M. 332; see C. books 126)

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    PABLO PICASSO
    Le Carmen des Carmen (B. 1000-1005; Ba. 872-875; M. 332; see C. books 126)
    the complete set of four aquatints, one lithograph, and one drypoint, 1949-1964, on Japon, all signed in green pencil, all numbered XXI/XXX, with the additional deluxe suite of cancelled plates, on Arches, all with margins, minor surface soiling, pale scattered foxing, occasional soft rubbing, handling creases and nicks (primarily in tha margins), all hinged to the support in places along the reverse of the upper margin edge (slightly showing through), the cancelled plates with light-, mat and time staining, minor surface soiling, pale scattered foxing and occasional soft handling creases, a few pale moisture stains, otherwise all in good condition, all framed, lacking original cloth slipcase
    all S. approx. 19½ x 15 in. (495 x 380 mm.) (12)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SOPHIA LOREN