2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
L'Enfant au Biscuit (Jean Renoir) (Delteil; Stella 31)
lithograph printed in four colours: grey-black, dark green, yellow-ochre and terracotta, circa 1898-99, on laid paper, watermark MBM (France), a proof aside from the edition of one hundred in eight colours printed for the Album d'estampes originales de la Galerie Vollard, Paris, 1898, deckle edges at left and above, some pale mount staining, occasional pinpoint foxing and minor soiling towards the sheet edges, a narrow band of discolouration along the upper sheet edge, a small paper loss at the right sheet edge, a small indendation in the left margin well away from the subject, otherwise in good condition, framed
L. 315 x 259 mm., S. 624 x 476 mm.
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