2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 72,500
Estimate GBP 60,000 - GBP 80,000
Torse de Femme (B. 746; Ba. 906 II Bb1)
aquatint, 1953, on Arches, second, final state, a very good, rich and even impression, signed in black ink, numbered 9/50 in pencil (there were also approximately 15 artist's proofs), published by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris, 1954, the full sheet, a deckle edge at left and right, very pale light-staining and pale mount staining, occasional very pale foxmarks, a few minor creases in the margins towards the lower sheet edge, otherwise in good condition, framed
P. 834 x 473 mm., S. 914 x 634 mm.
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