Lot 18: EDVARD MUNCH | Tête-a-tête (W. 9; S. 12)
October 27, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Drypoint and etching with plate tone, 1894, signed in pencil, inscribed 'I', possibly dated by the artist, on laid paper, framed
The print is in good condition, with wide margins. Unevenly trimmed at sides. Imperfections in the paper and minor printers creases in the margins, likely inherent to the media. A small puncture. A small circular inconsistency in the paper at center right margin (possibly a repair). Minor surface dirt and upper and lower sheet edges. The verso in good condition.
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Dimensions: plate: 224 by 331 mm 8 3/4 by 13 in