London, South Kensington
10 June 2008
Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
Le Clown Musicien, from Mon Cirque (Sorlier 170)
lithograph in colours, 1968, on wove paper, signed in pencil, numbered 44/120, with full margins, staining along the upper sheet edge from adhesive tape tabs on reverse, one small pale moisture stain in the lower margin, otherwise apparently in good condition, unexamined out of the frame
L. 685 x 470 mm., S. 720 x 505 mm.
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