Lot 170: PABLO PICASSO | Picador et Taureau (Pique) (B. 911; Ba. 1229)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Linoleum cut printed in colors, 1959, signed in pencil, numbered 37/50, on Arches wove paper, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, framed
The print is in good condition, with full margins. Light- and mat-stain visible in the margins. A small trace of stray ink (or stain) at upper right margin edge. The verso in good condition with discoloration. One spot of soiling and a one inch crease at lower center, faintly visible on the recto under raking light. A miniscule stain at lower left corner (verso), and a few small remnants of previous hinging at margin edges.
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Dimensions: image: 532 by 640 mm 21 by 25 1/4 in