1 October 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 3,500 - GBP 4,500
Scène d'Intérieur (B. 74; Mourlot 21)
lithograph, 1926, on Van Gelder, signed in pencil, numbered 27/100 (Mourlot also records five proofs), with wide margins, a deckle edge below, light-staining, discolouration along the left sheet edge and a further stain in the lower margin touching the subject, surface soiling, pale waterstains along the lower margin, backboard staining verso, framed
L. 223 x 280 mm., S. 327 x 508 mm.
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