Lot 108: M. C. ESCHER | Puddle (Bool/Kist/Locher/Wierda 378)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Woodcut printed in colors, 1952, signed in pencil, inscribed 'eigen druk.', on laid Japan, framed
The print is in good condition, with margins, colors are fresh. There is a 1/2 inch repaired tear in margin at upper right. There are three small losses at sheet edge, lower right. A few miniscule fox marks scattered in margins. Small remnant of tape visible at sheet edge, upper and lower center. The verso in good condition.
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Dimensions: image: 240 by 319 mm 9 1/2 by 12 1/2 in