20 - 21 September 2006
Feuilles éparses (D. 119)
etching with aquatint in colours, 1957, on wove, signed in pencil, inscribed épreuve d'artiste, one of a few artist's proofs with larger sheet dimensions, aside from the edition of 130 (and twenty numbered in Roman numerals reserved for the collaborators) of the book by the same title, published by L. Broder, Paris, 1965, with wide margins, a deckle edge at left, mount staining, backboard staining, the subject in good condition, framed
P. 207 x 173 mm., S. 377 x 283 mm.
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