Lot 166: PABLO PICASSO | Le Crapaud (B. 585; M. 144)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph, 1949, signed in red crayon, numbered in pencil 21/51, on Arches wove paper, framed
The print is in generally good condition, with margins. Sheet has slightly discolored with small fox marks visible at left and right sheet edges. A small vertical tear at upper left sheet edge. A one inch horizontal scuff in the image at center right edge. A few inconspicuous scattered scuffs, one at upper left corner. The verso in generally good condition with slight discoloration and faint foxing. A two inch diagonal crease (not visible on recto) at the lower center edge.
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Dimensions: sheet: 497 by 655 mm 19 1/2 by 25 3/4 in