05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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André Masson (French, 1896-1987) Image

$474$400
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

André Masson (French, 1896-1987)

Image from ESTAMPES ORIGINALES. ALBUM B. FEUILLES EPARSES, 1965, edition of 50 (Saphire & Cramer, 68). Signed "André Masson" in pencil l.r., inscribed "Ep. d'artiste" in pencil l.l. Color etching with aquatint on paper, plate size 8 1/8 x 6 7/8 in. (20.5 x 17.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins 1 1/2 inches or more with deckled edges to two sides, subtle toning, creases to margins.
Estimate $500-700

The sheet measures 14 1/8 x 9 7/8 in. with deckled left and lower edges. There is a large pressed crease to the margin at the lower left corner, plus serveral smaller unpressed creases to the margons.