30 - 31 October 2007
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AFTER PABLO PICASSO
Imaginary Portraits, New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1969
the complete set of 29 lithographs in colors, hors-texte, title page and justification, on Arches, copy 'A' 105 of 250 (the total edition was 500), the full sheets, loose (as issued), occasional spots of stray printing ink, minor surface soiling, pale time staining, otherwise all in very good condition, original tan corduroy and orange linen-covered portfolio case with snap-clasp (minor wear, occasional soiling). 690 x 530 mm.
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