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Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Télévision - Course de chars à l'antique I

Auction:
2655B
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$6,600$5,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2655B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 17, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

Télévision - Course de chars à l'antique I, 1968, from SÉRIES 347, published in 1969 by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris, edition of 50 (Bloch, 1514; Baer, 1530Bb1). Signed "Picasso" in pencil l.r., numbered "21/50" in pencil l.l., dated within the plate. Etching with aquatint on BFK Rives paper with watermark, plate size 12 3/8 x 15 3/8 in. (31.3 x 38.9 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins over 2 1/2 inches with deckled edges, pencil annotation to verso, old glue residue along upper edge to verso.

Estimate $5,000-7,000

The sheet measures 18 5/8 x 22 5/16 in. and is hinged near the upper corners.


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Keywords

Pablo Picasso, Paris, Cubism, Michel Leiris, Modern art, School of Paris

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