24 February 2016
Georges Braque (1882-1963)
L'oiseau et son ombre II
etching with aquatint in colours, 1961, on Rives wove paper, signed in pencil, numbered 75/75 (there were also a few hors commerce impressions), published by Maeght, Paris, the full sheet, with a deckle edge below, pale light and mount staining, otherwise in very good condition, framed
P. 335 x 587 mm., S. 525 x 750 mm.
With William Weston Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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D. Vallier, Braque L'oeuvre gravé, Flammarion, Paris, 1982, no. 157.
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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