29 June 2005
Property from the Collection of Mr and Mrs Sanford Weiss, Palm Beach
Deux Femmes nues, from Metamorphoses d'Ovide (B. 132; Ba. 199)
etching, 1930, on wove paper, signed in ink (faded, as usual with this edition), numbered 87/125, with full margins, pale light- and mount staining, occasional pale foxing, a soft handling crease at lower centre near the plate edge, minor surface soiling and pale staining in the margins and on the reverse, a small skinned area at the upper left corner possibly inherent in the paper, remains of tape at the right edge and upper corners verso, otherwise in good condition, framed
P. 312 x 224 mm., S. 581 x 455 mm.
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