19 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,625
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Les Trois Femmes (Bloch 51; Baer 68)
etching printed with tone, 1924-5, on Japon, with the later signature in red pencil, from the edition of 40 (there were also 3 on Japon Nacré and 60 on wove paper), with full margins, time staining, pale scattered foxing mainly in the margins, a streak of printer's ink in the left margin, printing creases to the top and bottom sheet edges, remains of old tape to the left sheet edge on the reverse, otherwise in good condition
P. 176 x 130 mm., S. 465 x 287 mm.
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