• Prints and Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 5571

    Prints and Multiples

    23 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 108

    Sonia Delaunay (1884-1979)

    Arthur Rimbaud, Les Illuminations, Jacques Damase, Paris, 1973

    Price Realised  

    Sonia Delaunay (1884-1979)
    Arthur Rimbaud, Les Illuminations, Jacques Damase, Paris, 1973
    14 pochoirs in colours, ten hors-texte, on Arches, with title-page, introduction by J. Damase, text and justification, signed in red ink on the justification, copy number 12, from the edition of 90, the full sheets, lacking four sheets including one plate, remains of old adhesive at the corners of each sheet verso, faintly showing through recto, minor rubbing, loose in canvas covers, with pochoir title in colours on the front, and the original red canvas portfolio box with black felt lining and the title in blue on the front (portfolio)
    568 x 397 mm. (overall)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the portfolio is in fact missing four sheets including one plate and therefore is incomplete and not as stated in the catalogue description.