29 June 2005
Grande Masque (D.-M. 562)
lithograph, 1944, on Annam appliqué, signed in pencil, numbered 17/50 (there were also 15 artist's proofs), with full margins, small areas of very pale foxing and minor surface soiling, otherwise in very good condition
L. 352 x 250 mm., S. 540 x 381 mm.
Estate of the artist.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.
The Métiers d’Art collection is witty, eclectic and Chanel to the core. Illustrated with bags offered in Handbags and Accessories on 12 December in London
As a highly prized classic of American design comes up at auction on 13 December, specialist Beth Vilnsky advises on what to consider when buying a Tiffany lamp