Lot 86: GEORGES BRAQUE | Le char III (Char verni) (V. 98)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph printed in colors with varnish, 1955, signed in pencil, numbered 24/75, on Arches wove paper, printed by Mourlot, Paris, publisher by Maeght, Paris, framed
The print is in good condition, with margins. Mat- and light-stain. Three masking tape stains at sides and top. Sheet wavy due to varnish. A few tiny losses of varnish and abrasions in the image. Varnish showing through on the verso. According to Vallier, should measure 500 by 650 mm.
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Dimensions: image: 326 by 422 mm 12 3/4 by 16 1/2 in