After Pablo Picasso
1881 - 1973
Aquatint, circa 1955, signed in pencil and numbered 84/250, on Richard de Bas wove paper, with the blindstamp of the publisher, Atelier Crommelynck, Paris, framed
plate: 476 by 563 mm 18¾ by 22⅛ in
sheet: 577 by 790 mm 22¾ by 31⅛ in
framed: 917 by 1010 mm 36⅛ by 39¾ in
With full margins, the print is in good condition apart from light- and time-stain and mottled fox marks scattered throughout the verso, a few showing faintly through, primarily in the margins. A small crease in the lower sheet edge and a few very minor handling creases in the margins. (A tiny loss to the deckle at top. The verso with a thin band of paper tape along the upper sheet edge.)
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