Lot 84: GEORGES BRAQUE | Tête de jeune fille (Vallier 68)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph printed in black and blue with varnish, 1951, signed in pencil, numbered 16/39 (the '9' erased and rewritten), on Arches wove paper, printed by Maeght, Paris, published by Mourlot, Paris, framed
The print is in generally good condition, the full sheet printed nearly to the edges. A small loss in the lower right margin tip. The sheet is wavy due to the varnish, as is usual in this print. In general, the varnish is slightly smeared in the margins, again as usual. The verso with faint discoloration and varnish showing through.
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Dimensions: sheet: 310 by 253 mm 12 1/4 by 10 in