2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 23,300
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
Tête de jeune Fille (B. 589; M. 149)
lithograph, 1949, on Arches, Mourlot's second, final state, signed in pencil, numbered 35/50 (there were also five trial proofs) with wide margins, a deckle edge above and below, a few tiny and unobtrusive foxmarks in the lower subject, the sheet slightly toned, some time staining at the sheet edges, a short handling crease in the lower margin, remains of adhesive with associated minor skinning at the left sheet edge verso, otherwise in good condition
P. 396 x 297 mm., S. 564 x 380 mm.
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