1881 - 1973
FEMME ASSISE (BLOCH 362; BAER 689)
Etching printed in rouge sombre, 1943, signed in blue crayon, probably Baer's B.a, a proof aside from the edition of 200, from Contrée, on Winsor and Newton wove paper, framed
plate: 243 by 130 mm 9½ by 5⅛ in
sheet: 378 by 285 mm 14⅞ by 11¼ in
The print is in good condition, with full margins. Foxing and discoloration visible only when light passes through the sheet. (A tiny fox mark before the 'o' in the signature and a few creases in the image.)
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