Lot 7: GIORGIO MORANDI | Il giardino di via fondazza (Vitali 25)
October 27, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Etching, 1924, Vitali's third state of four, signed in pencil, dated, numbered 52/55, on cream wove paper, framed
The print is in good condition, with large margins. Minor discoloration and soiling in the margins. A small rust fleck in the lower left margin corner. Faint graphite marks, 1/4 inch beyond the plate. The verso with old hinge stains (slightly showing through) and associated skinning in the corners.
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Dimensions: plate: 114 by 154 mm 4 1/2 by 6 in