Lot 29: ODILON REDON | Pégase captif (Mellerio 102)
October 27, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph, 1889, Mellerio's first state of two, from the edition of 100 (there is a later edition of 100 of the second state), signed in pencil, on chine appliqué with a wove paper support, printed by Becquet, Paris, framed
With margins. A water stain in the upper right margin corner, approximately 1 inch into the subject. Two long horizontal creases, touched in, in the lower half of the subject and at center. Scattered foxing. Several scuffs. The sheet is slightly darkened, with some soiling. Creases and a small tear in the right edge. The verso with surface foxing and surface soiling.
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Dimensions: chine: 341 by 300 mm 13 1/2 by 18 3/4 in