1881 - 1973
SCULPTEURS, MODÈLES ET SCULPTURE (B. 149; BA. 301)
Etching, 1933, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 310, plate 41 from the Vollard suite, on Montval laid paper with the Picasso watermark, printed by Lacourière, published by Vollard, Paris
plate: 190 by 262 mm 7½ by 10¼ in
sheet: 342 by 440 mm 13½ by 17¼ in
With full margins, in generally good condition apart from pale slightly uneven discoloration and faint tiny fox marks throughout. A small spot of darker discoloration in image at right of center, mostly visible when light passes through the sheet. Faint damp-stain on the verso, showing slightly through at the left and upper sheet edges. An occasional soft handling crease and the corners slightly softened.
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