LUCIAN FREUD, PADDINGTON, LONDON, 1963
Silver print, printed later. Signed and numbered 6/50 in the lower margin in black ink. With a gallery label bearing information about the work affixed to the back of the frame.
image: 45.5 by 67.7cm.; 17⅞ by 26⅝in.;
frame: 62.2 by 83cm.; 24½by 32⅝in.
This print is in overall very good condition, printed on matte paper. Hinged with tape to the mount at upper corners, with some creases and glue residue from the hinging process, with a fine vertical crease in lower right edge of print and a few faint handling marks along margin, all of which away from image. With some small retouching marks across image and one inconspicuous fine scratch in the upper left quadrant of image, all only visible under very close inspection. Matted and framed.
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Private Collection, U.K.
Chris Beetles Gallery, London