8 April 2009
La Frégate (D.-M. 703)
linocut, 1938, on wove paper watermark G. Maillol, signed in pencil, numbered 23/25 (there were also four artist's proofs), with full margins, deckle edges above and below, two retouched abrasions in the upper left image, a pinhole above the left arm, pale scattered foxing
B. 314 x 239 mm., S. 608 x 400 mm.
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