30 - 31 October 2007
DUPLICATES FROM THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
L'Arpenteur, from Les phénomènes, Paris, Fequet et Baudier, 1960 (W. 655-64)
the complete set of ten lithographs in colors, title page and justification, on Arches, signed in pencil on the justification, copy VIII of XX (there were also three lettered A-C), the full sheets, loose (as issued), all with minor surface soiling and and the palest offset and time staining, with pinholes in the central upper and lower margins, (W. 657) with scattered foxing in the lower margin, otherwise generally in good condition, original brown cloth-covered clamshell box with the printed paper title on the cover (minor fading and wear). 641 x 483 mm.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No sales tax is due on the purchase price of this lot if it is picked up or delivered in the State of New York.
From woodcuts to lithographs and originals vs editions. Illustrated with works offered at Christie’s in New York
Can artificial intelligence really create art? For the first time, Christie’s offers a painting created by an algorithm
Hailed as one of the giants of Modernism, the artist who fell in and out of love with painting and coined the term Art Brut
Accessibly priced works by Yayoi Kusama, Helen Frankenthaler, Jean Dubuffet, Wolfgang Tillmans and Lucio Fontana, offered in our First Open Online sale
Post-War and Contemporary Art specialist Hala Khayat discusses the emerging trends and most sought-after artists in Middle Eastern art
On 6 and 7 of December Christie’s will offer almost 400 lots from a collection that includes works by Hals, Van Dyck, Leyster, Snyders and Jan Brueghel the Elder