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Roberto Matta (Chilean, 1911-2002) Plate Six

Auction:
3140B
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3140B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Roberto Matta (Chilean, 1911-2002)

Plate Six, from the suite Les oh! tomobiles, 1972, edition of 100 (Sabatier, 310). Signed "Matta" in pencil l.r., numbered "29/100" in pencil l.l. Color etching and aquatint with soft ground on Japan paper, plate size 16 1/4 x 21 3/4 in. (41.2 x 55.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Full sheet with deckled edges, minor soiling to margins at upper corners, floated within the frame, not examined out of frame.
Provenance: The collection of Frank and Dorothy Shear of St. Paul, Minnesota.
Estimate $250-350


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Roberto Matta, Dorothy Shear, Frank Shear, St. Paul, Japan, Edition, Graphic design, Printing, Printmaking, Terminology, Textual scholarship, Visual arts

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