London, South Kensington
28 February 2008
Stanley William Hayter
La Noyée (B&M 222)
engraving, soft-ground etching and scorper, 1955, on wove paper, fourth (final) state, signed, dated, titled and inscribed 'Ep d'a I', in pencil, dedicated 'for Eleanor & Elmer in memory of our meeting in Paris 17.7.56 Bill Hayter' in blue ink, one of 20 artist's proofs aside from the edition of 175, with margins, scattered foxing, light-staining, otherwise in very good condition
P. 360 x 480mm., S. 410 x 520mm.
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