01-23-2020 01-24-2020
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3338B Boston
January 23, 2020 6:00PMCalender
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M.C. (Maurits Cornelis) Escher (Dutch, 1898-1972) Self Portrait

$28,750$23,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3338B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 23, 2020 6:00PM

Description:

M.C. (Maurits Cornelis) Escher (Dutch, 1898-1972)

Self Portrait, 1929 (Bool et al., 128). Signed and numbered "MCEscher no 23/40" in pencil l.l., initialed and dated within the matrix. Lithograph on textured cream-colored paper, image size 10 3/8 x 8 in. (26.3 x 20.3 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins over 3/4 inches with deckled left edge, gentle toning, pale fox marks to margin, subtle staining to edge of upper margin.

Provenance: A private collection, Rhode Island.
Estimate $600-800

Sheet size 10 1/4 x 8 inches, deckled left and right edges, no other condition issues to report. Please see condition photos for more details.


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