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3100B Boston
May 11, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Valentine Hugo (French, 1890-1968) Europa

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3100B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 11, 2018 10:00AM


Valentine Hugo (French, 1890-1968)

Europa, 1946. Inscribed, signed, and dated "3eme état Valentine Hugo 1946" in pencil l.r., signed within the plate, dedicated "Pour Laurice que j'aime et que j'admire..." in pencil traced over with green ink in lower margin. Etching on Arches paper with partial watermark, plate size 9 1/2 x 7 in. (24.0 x 17.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Nicks, minute tears, and toning to edges, stain to left margin, toning to verso, thinned spots to upper corners on the reverse.
Estimate $300-500

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Valentine Hugo