The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman
1893 - 1983
Le Grand sorcier (Dupin 453)
Etching, aquatint and drypoint printed in colors with carborundum, 1968, signed in pencil and numbered 74/75, on Mandeure rag paper, printed and published by Maeght, Paris, framed
sheet: 892 by 670 mm 35 by 26½ in
framed: 1175 by 959 mm 46¼ by 37¾ in
The full sheet, printed to the edges, in good condition apart from a darkened rust fleck or fox mark in the unprinted area at lower left. Some small creases and a slight rubbed spot in the upper edge of the sheet.
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