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Lot 186: PABLO PICASSO | Raphaël et la Fornarina. VI: Enfin seuls! (B. 1781; Ba. 1798)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Etching, 1968, printing with plate tone, signed in pencil, numbered 42/50, plate 301 from the 347 Series, on wove paper, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, framed
The print is in good condition, the full sheet. Faint mat-stain visible in the margins of the sheet. (Sheet is slightly discolored, with a few miniscule fox marks visible under closer inspection in the plate tone.) A 1/2 inch vertical abrasion in the lower left corner of the image. Faint handling creases visible under raking light. Some surface dirt at edges. Corners very slightly soft. The verso in good condition with aforementioned faint discoloration and miniscule fox marks. 12 small areas of minor skinning from previous hinging visible under raking light at sheet edges.
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Dimensions: plate: 296 by 514 mm 11 5/8 by 20 1/4 in