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Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, November 28, 1953-February 3, 1954: Picasso and The Human Comedy.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, November 28, 1953-February 3, 1954: Picasso and The Human Comedy. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., [Paris: Verve], 1954 Folio, first American edition, published by Verve for Harcourt Brace, illustrated with heliograph gravure illustrations in black and white and color lithography by Mourlot Freres, bound in publisher's paper binding over boards (damaged, some loss to spine, joints starting), with the original dust jacket (some scratches, a few tears with loss, chipping with loss to head and tail), 14 x 10 1/8 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Paris, Dust jacket, Harcourt, Lithography, Mourlot, Pablo Picasso, Printmaking, Visual arts

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