GEORGES BRAQUE | TWO GREETING CARDS (SEE V. P. 301)
7,000 - 9,000 USD
John Richardson: A Scholar Collects
1882 - 1963
TWO GREETING CARDS (SEE V. P. 301)
Two greeting cards, the first watercolor and ink, the second lithograph printed in blue and black, 1958 & 1960, each signed in ink, dated and inscribed 'Mes bons voeux', on wove paper, framed together (2 works)
sheets approx.: 95 by 150 mm 3¾ by 5⅞ in
The works are in good condition apart from very faint discoloration and some minor surface soiling. Each with an occasional handling crease, one breaking slightly through in the lower left corner of the first sheet, and remnants of old tape on the versos. The first with a few tiny pressure marks at upper right.
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