28 March 2007
Sur les Chevaux de Bois (B. 985; Ba. 1070 Ba)
etching, 1960, on thin laid paper watermark Taureau, with the stamped signature, numbered 36/50 (there were also 17 artist's proofs), published by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris, 1980, with wide margins, a deckle edge below, in very good condition
P. 225 x 176 mm., S. 366 x 261 mm.
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