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    Sale 2044

    Prints and Multiples

    28 - 29 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 244

    PABLO PICASSO

    Tête de femme (B. 256; Ba. 295)

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    PABLO PICASSO
    Tête de femme (B. 256; Ba. 295)
    etching, 1933, on laid paper, signed in pencil, numbered 23/50 (there were also 15 artist's proofs), published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 1961, with margins, splitting in places along the platemark, pale mat staining, a pale moisture stain at the lower left sheet corner, a very small and unobtrusive brown mark in the center lower margin and another at the left sheet edge, the extreme upper sheet edge folded back 1/8 in. (split at the center, with a small hole and associated staining at the fold), hinged to paper in two places along the upper sheet edge (with associated staining on the front), a crease and several small holes along the extreme lower sheet edge, otherwise in good condition, framed
    P. 6 7/8 x 6 1/8 in. (175 x 156 mm.)
    S. 15 3/8 x 12 in. (391 x 305 mm.)


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