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    Sale 2044

    Prints and Multiples

    28 - 29 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 579

    ROBERT MOTHERWELL

    Octavio Paz, Three Poems, The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1988 (B. 354-80; E. & B. 387.1-.27)

    Price Realised  

    ROBERT MOTHERWELL
    Octavio Paz, Three Poems, The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1988 (B. 354-80; E. & B. 387.1-.27)
    the complete set of 27 lithographs (six in colors), on Chine appliqué to Cartiere Enrico Magnani, hors-texte, title page, text in English and Spanish, and justification, signed in pencil by the artist and the author on the justification, copy 570 of 750 (there were also 30 artist's proofs and two additional deluxe editions of unbound image and text and the suite of lithographs without text of 20 and 50, respectively), with full margins, bound (as issued), in very good condition, original linen covered boards with one of the lithographs affixed to the cover, linen covered clamshell portfolio with the artist's and author's names on the spine (very minor wear). 23¼ x 19½ in. (591 x 495 mm.)
    album


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