GEORGES BRAQUE | FOX (VALLIER 6)
1882 - 1963
FOX (VALLIER 6)
Drypoint, 1911, signed in pencil and numbered 'No 26', from the edition of 100, on Arches laid paper, printed by Delatre, published by D. -H. Kahnweiler, Paris
plate: 548 by 380 mm 21½ by 15 in
sheet: 655 by 496 mm 25¾ by 19½ in
With wide margins, the print is in generally good condition. The left and right sheet edges slightly shaved and with a few small tears, two repaired, the longest measuring 3/4 inches at top. Faint mottled discoloration and pale foxing in the margins and an occasional handling crease or spot of surface soiling. (Two small hinge remnants and spots of adhesive stain in upper corners on the verso.)
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