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    Sale 12206

    Prints & Multiples featuring The Gilbert E. Kaplan Collection of Surrealist Prints

    1 - 2 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 8

    VICTOR BRAUNER (1903-1966)

    L'Oiseau innomé, from Gherasim Luca Ce Château pressenti

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    VICTOR BRAUNER (1903-1966)
    L'Oiseau innomé, from Gherasim Luca Ce Château pressenti
    etching with hand-coloring, on wove paper, 1958, signed in pencil, annotated 'epreuve d'artiste', separate from the six hand-colored proofs, and an additional 30 proofs printed in black, published by Méconnaissance, Paris, with wide margins, tape remains on the reverse, showing through in the upper margin, pale light- and uneven mat staining, and other lesser defects, framed
    Image: 4 ¼ x 5 3/8 in. (108 x 137 mm.)
    Sheet: 10 7/8 x 8 ½ in. (276 x 216 mm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE GILBERT E. KAPLAN COLLECTION OF SURREALIST PRINTS


    Literature

    Surrealist Prints 12