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Pierre Soulages (French, b. 1919) Eau-forte No. 1

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Pierre Soulages (French, b. 1919)

Eau-forte No. 1, 1952, edition of 100, printed and published by Lacourière, Paris (Rivière, 1). Signed "Soulages" in pencil l.r., numbered "38/100" in pencil l.l. Color aquatint on paper, plate size 19 1/2 x 13 1/8 in. (49.4 x 33.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Mat burn, not examined out of frame.

Estimate $800-1,200

Out of the frame, the sheet has an "Arches" watermark and deckled edges. It measures 26 1/8 x 19 3/4 in. There is an "ATELIER LACOUIERE PARIS" dry stamp l.l. Mat burn and foxing to margins. Toning to margins and verso. Brown paper tape "hinges" to the upper edge.

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