29 June 2005
Famille de Saltimbanques, plate 54 from La Suite Vollard (B. 163; Ba. 316 Bd)
etching, 1933, on Montval watermarked Vollard, signed in pencil, from the edition of 260 (there was also an edition of fifty with wider margins), published by A. Vollard, Paris, 1939, the full sheet, a deckle edge to the left and right, pale light-staining, some minor surface dirt on the reverse, otherwise in good condition
P. 190 x 267 mm., S. 340 x 445 mm.
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