London, South Kensington
28 February 2008
Stanley William Hayter
Ceyx (B&M 226)
engraving, soft-ground etching and scorper, 1956, on BFK Rives, fourth (final) state, signed, dated, titled in pencil, numbered 21/50 (there were also 5 artist's proofs), with margins, pale mount-staining, otherwise in very good condition
P. 238 x 390mm., S. 375 x 560mm.
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