24 February 2016
René Magritte (1898-1967)
Paysage de Baucis
etching printed in blue ink, 1966, on wove paper, signed in pencil, inscribed 'e.a.', one of a very few proof impressions in blue ink (aside from the edition of 100 and 25 hors commerce impressions printed in black ink), published by Editions Georges Visat, Paris, the full sheet, in excellent condition, framed
P. 227 x 170 mm., S. 379 x 286 mm.
with William Weston Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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G.E. Kaplan & T. Baum, The Graphic Work of René Magritte, II Editions, New York, 1982, no. 5.
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