1881 - 1973
EN LA TABERNA. PÊCHEURS CATALANS EN BORDÉE (B. 286; BA. 439)
Etching, 1934, printed in 1961, with the stamped signature and numbered 3/50 in pencil (total edition includes 19 artist's proofs), on Richard de Bas laid paper, published in 1981 by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, framed
plate: 237 by 297 mm 9¼ by 11¾ in
sheet: 407 by 502 mm 16 by 19¾ in
With full margins, the print is in good condition apart from faint light-stain. Bottom extreme sheet edge with pale discoloration and a few printer's creases. (Tiny stain in right margin and a rust fleck in top margin. Some stray ink in upper left corner and a small crease in upper right corner.)
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