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    Prints & Multiples featuring The Gilbert E. Kaplan Collection of Surrealist Prints

    1 - 2 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 94

    PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)

    Robert Desnos, Contrée, Robert J. Godet, Paris, 1944

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    PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)
    Robert Desnos, Contrée, Robert J. Godet, Paris, 1944
    the complete book containing one etching, title page, text in French, table of contents, and justification, on Lafuma paper, copy 30 of 200, with full margins, a ½-in. skillfully repaired tear in the upper margin of the etching, otherwise in generally good condition, with original paper wrappers and transparent paper jacket embossed with spider web motif. 28 ½ x 19 ½ in. (724 x 495 mm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE GILBERT E. KAPLAN COLLECTION OF SURREALIST PRINTS


    Literature

    Bloch 362; Cramer Books 39; Surrealist Prints 102