1 October 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 7,000 - GBP 10,000
L'Écuyére et les Clowns (B. 842; M. 304)
lithograph in red, 1957-1961, second, final state of this colour stone, on Arches, signed in red crayon, numbered 35/50, the full sheet, a deckle edge below, pale mount staining, otherwise in good condition, framed
L. 500 x 650 mm., S. 562 x 764 mm.
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