18 - 19 September 2007
Buste de Femme, d'après Cranach le Jeune (B. 859; Ba. 1053 IIICb)
linocut in colours, 1958, on Arches, third, final state, signed in red crayon, one of approximately 15 proofs aside from the edition of fifty, published by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris, with full margins, a deckle edge to the right and left, the red slightly attenuated in the upper subject, the colours otherwise fresh, some time and light-staining, scattered foxing, remains of old tape at the sheet edges on the reverse, otherwise generally in good condition
B. 650 x 532 mm., S. 765 x 574 mm.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Calder in Melbourne, Murakami in Hong Kong, Picasso in Beijing — our updated guide to the best shows across the rest of the world this summer and beyond
A look at artists whose reputations and markets are on the rise — featuring works offered in the First Open | Online and Contemporary Edition auctions in July
Interior designer Sophie Elborne discusses two prints by her ancestor, the 19th-century artist and traveller Henry Salt
Prints by Picasso, Matisse, Escher, Miró, Hirst and others with estimates of £10,000 and under
With the offer of space memorabilia in One Giant Leap: Celebrating Space Exploration 50 Years after Apollo 11, here are five homes for lovers of night skies
The story of space exploration told through a selection of incredible artefacts offered in our One Giant Leap auction in New York on 18 July