3 May 2006
JACQUES VILLON (1875-1963)
Yvonne D. de profile (G. & P. E280)
drypoint, 1913, on BFK Rives watermark Eug Delâtre, the second (final) state, a rich impression with velvety burr, signed in pencil, numbered 23/23, inscribed 'à l'ami Gleizes en tout cordialité', with margins, the palest light-staining, minor surface soiling, a minute pale foxmark in the subject's lower left sleeve, otherwise in good condition, framed
P. 21 3/8 x 16 1/8 in. (543 x 410 mm.)
S. 24 3/8 x 18½ in. (619 x 470 mm.)
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, May 11, 1995, lot 715.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1995.
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