• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7747

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    17 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    Serge Poliakoff (1900-1969)

    Parménide (Poliakoff & Schneider XIX-XXVI)

    Price Realised  

    Serge Poliakoff (1900-1969)
    Parménide (Poliakoff & Schneider XIX-XXVI)
    the set of eight etchings with aquatint and engraving in colours, 1964, on Rives, each signed in pencil, proofs aside from the edition of 130 (there were also ten hors commerce copies), published by La Rose des Vents, Paris, with margins, deckle edges to the right, stray printing ink in the left margin of P. & S. XXI, occasional pale foxing and minor surface dirt in the margins, lacking the text and covers, otherwise in very good condition
    P. 335 x 230 mm. (and smaller), S. 375 x 277 mm.


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    Provenance

    André Malraux' succession
    Purchased from Petiet by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Provenance:

    André Malraux' succession
    Purchased from Petiet by the present owner.