23 March 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,125
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 1,800
Paula Rego (b. 1935)
Secrets and Stories (Rosenthal 29)
etching and aquatint, 1989, on Arches paper, signed in pencil, numbered 12/50 (there were also 14 artist's proofs and 5 hors commerce copies), published by the artist with Malborough Graphics, London, the full sheet, with deckle edges to the upper and lower sheets, a few unobstrusive pinhead size fox marks in the margins, otherwise apparently in good condition, unexamined out of the frame
P. 335 x 520 mm., S. 570 x 770 mm.
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