Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

Sotheby's
London

Date of the auction: 02.10.2008

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HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec 1864 - 1901 DIVAN JAPONAIS (WITTROCK P.11) Lithograph printed in colours, 1893, on wove paper, published by Ancourt, Paris Sheet: 804 by 615mm; 31 5/8 by 24¼in

Lot #: 168

Estimate: £100 - £101

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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ALLAN D'ARCANGELO

Allan D'Arcangelo 1930 - 1998 LANDSCAPE III Two screenprints in colours, 1965-67, each signed in pencil, dated, numbered 182/200 and 81/95, respectively, on heavy wove papers, the full sheets, in good condition except the first with short creases and nicks at the sheet edges, the second with

Lot #: 197

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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ARMAND SEGUIN

Armand Seguin 1869-1903 LA PRIMAVERE Zincograph printed in brown, 1894, with the artist's inital stamp AS in green, published in Ymagier, No. 2 January 1895, on tan wove paper, with margins, overall soft handling creases, several short tears at extreme right and left edges of sheet, other minor

Lot #: 165

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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MARC CHAGALL

Marc Chagall 1887 - 1985 WOMAN CIRCUS RIDER ON RED HORSE (MOURLOT 191) Lithograph printed in colours, 1957, signed in pencil and numbered 20/75, aside from the edition of 200, published hors texte for 'XXE Siècle', on wove paper, with wide margins, in good condition apart from extremely pale fox

Lot #: 85

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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ALBRECHT DÜRER

Albrecht Dürer 1471-1528 THE HOLY FAMILY WITH THE BUTTERFLY (B. 44; M., HOLL. 42) Engraving, circa 1495, a fairly good impression from the second half of the 16th century, Meder K, on paper with a Cross watermark (M. 156), trimmed to the platemark, with thread margins in places, a horizontal fold

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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HENDRIK GOLTZIUS

Hendrik Goltzius 1558-1617 THE GREAT STANDARD-BEARER (HOLLSTEIN 255; STRAUSS 253) Engraving, 1587, a very good impression of the only state, trimmed to borderline, cut circa 10mm below, upper right corner missing, small repairs with associated touches of pen and ink in drapery, paper discoloration

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS

Hendrick Goltzius 1558 - 1617 THE TRIUMPH OF GALATEA (HOLL. 313; S. 288) Engraving after Raphael, 1592, a fine impression of the first state (of two), on paper with a Six Pointed Star in Circle watermark, trimmed to or just within the platemark, ink stain on figure at extreme right, several repaired

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS

Hendrick Goltzius 1558 - 1617 THE ADORATION OF THE MAGI (HOLL. 13; S. 320) Engraving, 1594, a good impression of the second state (of five), with the monogram and before the addition of the numeral 5 on the stone at left, on paper with Letters FM in Blason watermark (cf. Heawood 3196, dated 1606

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS

Hendrick Goltzius 1558 - 1617 THE DEAD CHRIST AND THE FOUR EVANGELISTS (HOLL. 295; S. 169) Engraving, 1583, a fairly good impression of the first state (of two), on paper with an Arrow and R watermarks, trimmed just outside the borderline, a yellow and a red stain at centre and lower right corners

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn 1606-1669 THE DEATH OF THE VIRGIN (BARTSCH, HOLLSTEIN 99; HIND 161, BJORKLUND & BARNARD 39-A) Etching, 1639, a third (final) state, laid down and glued to mount-window, slight paper discoloration and occasional fox marks (unexamined out of mount

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn 1606-1669 SELF PORTRAIT IN A FLAT CAP AND EMBROIDERED DRESS (B., HOLL. 26; H. 157; BB. 38-1) Etching, circa 1642, only state, signature faded but before the slipt stroke through the eye, with thread margins, cut circa 8mm below, a small repair in blank area at left, thin

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn 1606-1669 THE BOAT HOUSE (GROTTO WITH A BROOK; HET SPELONKJE) (B., HOLL. 231; H. 211; BB. 45-C) Etching, 1645, the second state (of three), a fairly good impression of this rare work, with light tone, on paper with the Arms of Ravenburg watermark, with narrow margins, in

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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MARC CHAGALL

Marc Chagall 1887 - 1985 THE OPERA (MOURLOT 102) Lithograph printed in colours, 1954, signed in pencil, numbered 33/75, published by Maeght, Paris, on wove paper, with margins, the colours slightly faded, slight paper discoloration Image: 380 by 283mm; 15 by 11 1/8 in Sheet: 392 by 285mm; 15 3/8 by

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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MARC CHAGALL

Marc Chagall 1887 - 1985 LOVER'S DREAM (M. 301) Lithograph printed in colours, (the second final state) 1961, signed in pencil, numbered 70/75, published by Maeght, Paris, on Arches wove paper, in good condition except the yellow slightly darkened, mount-staining, three skinned areas at extreme

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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MARC CHAGALL

Marc Chagall 1887 - 1985 DE MAUVAIS SUJETS: ONE PLATE (SEE CB. 35) Etching and aquatint printed in colours with beige tone, 1958, signed in pencil and also initialled M.C., inscribed pour Marthe Féquet and dated 1959 in blue pencil, a proof aside from the numbered edition 112 (the total edition was

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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MARC CHAGALL

Marc Chagall 1887 - 1985 DAPHNIS AND CHLOE: DAPHNE AND GNATHON (M. 343) Lithograph printed in colours, 1961, from the unsigned edition of 250 (there was also a signed and numbered edition of 60), printed by Mourlot, published by Tériade, Paris, on wove paper, the full (?) sheet printed to the edges

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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MARC CHAGALL

Marc Chagall 1887 - 1985 THE TEMPEST (CRAMER BOOKS 97) The book, 1975, comprising 50 lithographs, with title-page, text and justification, signed in pencil, this copy numbered 32 (the total edition was 270) published by Éditions André Sauret, Monte-Carlo, on Arches wovepaper, the full sheets, in

Lot #: 44

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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PAUL KLEE

Paul Klee 1879 - 1940 BLUMENSTÖCKE I (KORNFELD 78) A very rare lithograph, with extensive hand-colouring in yellow, pink and orange water-colour, an unrecorded impression (Kornfeld only records three other impressions of this print, two of which are hand-coloured), 1920, on wove paper, with wide

Lot #: 57

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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FERNAND LÉGER

Fernand Léger 1881-1955 LES ILLUMINATIONS: COMEDIE DE LA SOIF (SAPHIRE 26) Lithograph with pochoir printed in colours, 1949, signed and inscribed bon définitif in pencil, on wove tinted paper, the full sheet, in good condition apart from slight handling creases along edges of sheet Image: 280 by

Lot #: 58

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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HENRI MATISSE

Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954 JEUNE FILLE AUX BOUCLES BRUNES (DUTHUIT 448) Lithograph, 1924, signed in pencil, numbered 50/100, on wove paper, with wide margins, generally in good condition apart from mottled foxing in the margins, light- and mount-staining, framed Image: 130 by 185 mm; 5 1/8 by 7¼in

Lot #: 60

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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HENRI MATISSE

Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954 POEMES DE CHARLES D'ORLEANS (DUTHUIT BOOKS 28) The complete book, 1950, comprising 54 lithographs printed in colours, with title-page, text and justification, the justification signed in pencil and dedicated En hommage à la Baronne Hermine von Essen, this copy numbered 599

Lot #: 61

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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HENRI MATISSE

Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954 PROFIL DE JEUNE FEMME (D. 275) Etching, 1945, signed in pencil, numbered 19/25, on china paper supported on wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from slight pale foxing mainly in the margins, pale uneven mount-staining, skinning in two places verso Plate

Lot #: 62

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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HENRI MATISSE

Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954 FIGURE DEVANT TAPA AFRICAIN (D. 515) Lithograph, 1929, signed in pencil, numbered 5/50, on japan paper, with wide margins, in good condition apart from a large fox mark to the centre left of image, one to the upper left of image, localised scattered foxing to lower right of

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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JOAN MIRÓ

Joan Miró 1893-1983 HOMMAGE A SAN LAZZARO (SEE CRAMER BOOKS 229) Linocut with overprinting in colours, 1977, signed in pencil, dated 5/XII/75, inscribed BAT. après correction/ Rouge plus viv, a proof impression aside from the edition of 83, with another impression printed in black, both on wove

Lot #: 68

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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JOAN MIRÓ

Joan Miró 1893-1983 LE LEZARD AUX PLUMES D'OR: ONE PLATE (MOURLOT 803; SEE CB.148) Lithograph printed in colours, 1971, signed in red crayon, inscribed H.C., an Hors commerce impression from the suite that accompanied the first 30 copies of the book (the total edition was 195), published by Broder

Lot #: 72

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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JOAN MIRÓ

Joan Miró 1893-1983 POUR PAUL ELUARD (DUPIN 587) Aquatint printed in colours, 1973, signed in pencil, numbered 14/100, published by Le Cercle d'art éditeur, Paris, on Arches wove paper, the full sheet printed to the edges, in good condition apart from slight light-staining, two handling creases at

Lot #: 74

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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JOAN MIRÓ

Joan Miró 1893-1983 POSTER FOR THE FESTIVAL OF CARCASSONNE (M. 1206) Lithograph printed in colours, 1980, signed in pencil and numbered 53/75 (the total edition includes 15 H.C. impressions), published by Conseil communcal de la culture, Carcassonne, on Arches wove paper, the full sheet, printed to

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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JOAN MIRÓ

Joan Miró 1893-1983 FEUILLES EPARSES (D. 120-121) Two etchings printed in colours, 1957, signed in pencil, the first inscribed épreuve d'artiste viii/x, the second numbered 50/50, published by Broder, Paris, as a portfolio aside from the original book by René Crevel, 1965, each on wove paper, with

Lot #: 76

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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PABLO PICASSO

Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 REMBRANDT A LA PALETTE (B. 208) Etching, 1933, from the Vollard Suite, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 303, on Montval laid paper, with the Vollard watermark, with full margins, in good condition apart from pale paper discoloration Image: 280 by 197mm; 11 by 7 3/4

Lot #: 93

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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PABLO PICASSO

Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 DEUX BUVEURS CATALANS (B. 228) Etching, 1934, from the Vollard Suite, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 303, on Montval laid paper, watermarked Vollard, with full margins, in good condition apart from very narrow strip of cellotape along upper left edge of sheet

Lot #: 99

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008