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Le Corbusier (French/Swiss, 1887-1965) Plate 17

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3029B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Le Corbusier (French/Swiss, 1887-1965)

Plate 17, from the series Unité, 1953, edition of 130, published in 1965 by A.C. Mazo & Cie., Paris. Monogrammed and dated within the plate, numbered "115/130" in pencil l.l., identified on a label from the Nielsen Gallery, Boston, affixed to the backing. Aquatint on paper, plate size 16 5/8 x 12 5/8 in. (42.2 x 32.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Deckled edges, minor creases to upper edge, floated within the frame, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: A Maine estate.
Estimate $300-500

Sheet measures 22 1/2 x 17 7/8 inches and is likely hinged at upper corners. Scattered handling crimps.


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Paris, Architecture, Construction, Le Corbusier, Purism, Visual arts

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