8 April 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
Le Repos du Sculpteur III, from La Suite Vollard (B. 173; Ba. 326B)
etching, 1933, on Montval, watermark Picasso, the full sheet, signed in pencil, from the edition of 206 (there was also an edition of fifty), published by A. Vollard, Paris, 1939, sold by Libreria Prandi, Reggio Emilia, Italy, with their blindstamp in the lower right sheet corner, with some pale light and mount staining, a small stain lower right margin corner, some backboard staining and old adhesive hinges at the upper sheet corners on the reverse, framed.
P. 193 x 267 mm., S. 340 x 445 mm.
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