Lot 151: PABLO PICASSO | Tête de Femme: Madeleine (B. 2; Ba. 3)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Drypoint, 1905, from the Saltimbanques suite, from the edition of 27 or 29 on vieux japon (the edition included 250 on Van Gelder wove paper), printed by Louis Fort, Paris, published by Ambroise Vollard in 1913, framed
A fine impression, with very large margins. The print is in good condition aside from faint mat-stain. Inconspicuous skinning in the margins, away from the image. Some small ink marks in the margins, the largest at lower left.
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Dimensions: image: 124 by 92 mm 4 7/8 by 3 5/8 in