LUCIAN FREUD | KAI (HARTLEY 45; FIGURA 64)
70,000 - 100,000 USD
John Richardson: A Scholar Collects
1922 - 2011
KAI (HARTLEY 45; FIGURA 64)
Etching, 1991-92, signed in pencil and inscribed 'John with love from' and 'A/P', an artist's proof aside from the numbered edition of 40, on Somerset wove paper, published by Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, framed
plate: 699 by 548 mm 27½ by 21½ in
sheet: 790 by 627 mm 31⅛ by 24¾ in
With full margins, the print is in good condition. (A very inconspicuous handling crease above the figure's head at left.)
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