Lot 17: EDVARD MUNCH | Attraction II (W. 20; S. 18)
October 27, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Etching and drypoint printed in dark brown with plate tone, 1895, Woll's II of IV, signed in pencil, also signed by the printer, Felsing, on wove paper, framed
The print is in good condition, with large margins. Four pinholes in the margins (for drying?). Slight mat-stain, light-stain and foxing. Creases in the outer margin and in the corners, one which has become partially separated at upper left. Slight two inch crease in the upper margin at center. Slight soiling, verso and recto. The verso in good condition, aside from horizontal remnants of old tape. Old hinging reinforced at upper edge, verso. One stain from old masking tape at upper right.
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Dimensions: plate: 269 by 336 mm 10 5/8 by 13 1/4 in