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Albert Besnard (French, 1849-1934) La mère malade

Auction:
2655B
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$180$150

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

Description:

Albert Besnard (French, 1849-1934)

La mère malade, 1889, final state of 6 (Delteil, 90). Signed "ABesnard" in pencil l.r. Etching and drypoint on wove paper, plate size 7 13/16 x 11 3/4 in. (19.8 x 29.8 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Break along lower edge of plate mark, stabilized with a backing of fine Japan paper, pencil annotations to the lower edge.
Estimate $300-350


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Albert Besnard, Japan, Drypoint, Media technology, Printmaking, Visual arts

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