29 June 2005
After Pablo Picasso, by Jacques Villon
Les Saltimbanques (G. & P. 634)
etching and aquatint in colours, 1922, on Arches, signed by Picasso in pencil, inscribed '3-10 épreuve d'artiste', an artist's proof aside from the editions of two hundred and of 22 in black only, published by Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, with full margins, a deckle edge left and right, some mount staining, some unobtrusive soft creasing at the sheet edges, otherwise in good condition, framed
P. 600 x 425 mm., S. 920 x 630 mm.
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