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    Sale 1897

    Prints And Multiples

    30 - 31 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 398

    PABLO PICASSO

    Tête de femme No 5. Portrait de Dora Maar (B. 1337; Ba. 653)

    Price Realised  

    PABLO PICASSO
    Tête de femme No 5. Portrait de Dora Maar (B. 1337; Ba. 653)
    aquatint and drypoint in colors, 1939, on laid Montval watermark Vollard, from the unsigned edition of 105 printed by Lacourière between 1939 and 1942 (there were also 11 proofs according to Baer and only two were signed), with full margins, the palest time staining, minor surface soiling at the margin edges, pale staining and a few foxmarks at the reverse, otherwise in very good condition, framed
    P. 11¾ x 9 3/8 in. (299 x 239 mm.)
    S. 17 7/8 x 13½ in. (454 x 343 mm.)


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