1881 - 1973
JEUNE BACCHUS AU TAMBOURIN AVEC UNE BACCHANTE (B. 212; BA. 411)
Etching, 1934, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 310, plate 19 from the Vollard suite, on Montval laid paper with the Picasso watermark, printed by Lacourière, published by Vollard, Paris, framed
plate: 278 by 197 mm 11 by 7¾ in
framed: 537 by 435 mm 21⅛ by 17⅛ in
With full margins, the print is in generally good condition apart from slightly uneven discoloration in the margins, darker at mat opening and on the verso. A few fox marks on the verso, one showing faintly through in the female figure. Two small remnants of masking tape at upper sheet edge on the verso.
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