London, South Kensington
3 June 2004
William Scott (1913-1989)
The Bird Cage
lithograph in colours, on wove paper, published by J. Lyons & Co. Ltd., with narrow margins, a few short tears at the sheet edges, a little paper loss at the lower left sheet corner, overall soft creasing
L. 720 x 975mm., S. 740 x 990mm.
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