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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3338B Boston
January 23, 2020 6:00PMCalender
19A

Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958) Le Petit Nain

$688$550
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3338B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 23, 2020 6:00PM

Description:

Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958)

Le Petit Nain, 1934, from Cirque de l'Étoile Filante, 1938, total edition of 250, published by Ambroise Vollard, Paris, printed by Lacourière, Paris (Chapon/Rouault 243; Wofsy 322). Initialed and dated within the plate. Color etching and aquatint on paper, plate size 12 1/4 x 8 3/8 in. (31.0 x 21.2 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Image gently light-stained, old hinges/residue to upper corners on verso, pencil annotations to verso.

Provenance: The collection of Jakob Rosenberg, former Curator of Prints at the Fogg Art Museum and Professor of Art and Architecture at Harvard University, then by descent to the current owner.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Jakob Rosenberg, Wofsy, Paris