Lot 190: AFTER PABLO PICASSO | Bacchanale
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Aquatint printed in colors, circa 1955, signed in pencil, inscribed 'HC', an hors commerce impression aside from the edition of 300, on BFK Rives wove paper, with the blindstamp of the printer and publisher, Atelier Crommelynck, Paris, framed
The print is in generally good condition, with full margins. Light- and mat-stain, more strongly discolored and mottled in the outer margins at the sides. The verso in good condition, with some discoloration.
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Dimensions: plate: 475 by 565 mm 18 3/4 by 22 1/4 in