Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

Sotheby's
London

Date of the auction: 02.10.2008

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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 1881-1973 SCULPTEUR ET TROIS DANSEUSES SCULPTEES (B. 217) Etching, 1934, from the Vollard Suite, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 303, on Montval laid paper, with the Picasso watermark, with full margins, in good condition apart from pale paper discoloration at the sheet

Lot #: 94

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 MINOTAURE AVEUGLE GUIDE PAR UNE FILLETTE, III (B. 224) Etching, 1934, from the Vollard Suite, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 303, on Montval laid paper, with the Picasso watermark, with full margins, in good condition Image: 225 by 315mm; 9 7/8 by 13 3/8 in

Lot #: 95

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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PABLO PICASSO

Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 GARCON ET DORMEUSE A LA CHANDELLE (B. 226) Etching and aquatint, 1934, from the Vollard Suite, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 303, on Montval laid paper, with the Picasso watermark, with full margins, in good condition apart from pale paper discoloration at the

Lot #: 96

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 TAUREAU AILE CONTEMPLE PAR QUATRE ENFANTS (B. 229) Etching, 1934, from the Vollard Suite, signed in pencil, from the total edition of 303, on Montval laid paper, watermarked Picasso, with full margins, in good condition apart from very slight cockling along left edge of

Lot #: 97

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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PABLO PICASSO

Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 PORTRAIT DE VOLLARD, II (B. 231) Aquatint, 1937, 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 faint paper discoloration at the extreme sheet edges

Lot #: 98

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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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

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PABLO PICASSO

Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 BACCHUS ET FEMME DE PROFIL ( B. 274) Etching, 1934, signed in pencil, numbered 13/25, from the edition published in 1961 by Galerie Louise Leiris, on laid paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from very pale uneven paper discoloration in the lower margin, there

Lot #: 100

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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PABLO PICASSO

Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 FEMME AU FAUTEUIL NO 1 (LE MANTEAU POLONAIS) (B. 586) Lithograph, 1949, signed in pencil, Mourlot's third (final) state, an unnumbered impression aside from the edition of 50, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from slight handling creases along

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 LA REPETITION (B. 756) Lithograph, 1954, signed in black ink (blurred), numbered 22/50, on Arches wove paper, the full sheet printed to the edges, pale light-staining, backboard-staining Sheet: 500 by 657mm; 19 5/8 by 25 7/8 in

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 FIGURE AU CORSAGE RAYE (B. 604) Lithograph printed in colours, 1949, signed in pencil, numbered 6/50 (partly erased), on Arches wove paper, the full sheet printed to the edges, in good condition, a handling crease at upper right edge of sheet, slight surface dirt verso, a

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 NOBLE DAME (B. 871) Lithograph, 1959, signed in pencil, numbered 28/50, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from very slight cockling along edges of sheet, cellotape residue in two places along top edge of sheet, a pale fox mark above numbering

Lot #: 104

Estimate: £7,000 - £9,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 TETE DE FEMME (DE PROFIL) (B. 905) Linocut printed in colours, 1959, signed in pencil, numbered 34/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from a narrow band of creasing along outer left edge of sheet

Lot #: 105

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 JACQUELINE LISANT (B. 852) Lithograph, 1958, signed in pencil, numbered 28/50, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from a narrow vertical crease along lower left edge of sheet Image: 555 by 440mm; 21 7/8 by 17 3/8 in Sheet: 657 by 500mm; 25 7/8 by

Lot #: 106

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 DEUX FEMMES (B. 915) Linocut printed in colours, 1959, signed in pencil, numbered 28/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from slight surface dirt in upper and lower left margin of sheet, slight

Lot #: 107

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 PIQUE (ROUGE ET JAUNE) (B. 908) Linocut printed in colours, 1959, signed in pencil, numbered 42/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from a diagonal broken crease in upper right margin of sheet, a

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 LES DANSEURS AU HIBOU (B. 936) Linocut printed in colours, 1959, signed in pencil, numbered 26/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from slight light-staining, two pieces of cellotape at outer top edge

Lot #: 109

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 BACCHANALE AU HIBOU (B.938) Linocut printed in colours, 1959, signed in pencil, numbered 26/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from slight light- and backboard-staining Image: 530 by 640mm; 20 7/8 by

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 JEUNE HOMME COURONNE (B. 1087) Linocut printed in colours, 1962, a fresh impression, signed in pencil, numbered 28/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from a short diagonal broken crease at lower left

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 TETE DE FAUNE (B. 1094) Linocut printed in colours, 1962, signed in pencil, numbered 28/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, on Arches wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from light-staining, uneven backboard-staining Image: 640 by 525mm; 25 1/4

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 GRANDE TETE DE FEMME (B. 1069) Linocut printed in colours, 1962, signed in pencil, numbered 30/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, on Arches wove paper, with full (?) margins, in good condition apart from slight light-staining, very slight cockling along upper edge of

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 L'ETREINTE (B. 1111) Etching, 1963, signed in pencil, numbered 26/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, on BFK Rives wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from slight cockling along the edges of the sheet, a short diagonal broken crease at upper left

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 LA FEMME AU CHAPEAU (B. 1145) Linocut printed in colours, a fresh impression, 1963, signed in pencil, numbered 30/50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, on Arches wove paper, with margins, in good condition apart from a short vertical crease at upper left corner of sheet

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 THEATRE OU TELEVISION: CAPE ET EPEE (B. 1567) Aquatint, 1968, from the 347 Series, signed in pencil, numbered 26/50, on wove paper, with full margins, in good condition Plate: 295 by 345mm; 11 5/8 by 13 5/8 in Sheet: 454 by 520mm; 17 7/8 by 20 1/2 in

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 JEUNE HOMME FAISANT SA DÉCLARATION, EN PRÉSENCE DES AUTORITÉS (B. 1594) Aquatint, 1968, from the 347 Series, signed in pencil, numbered 5/50, on wove paper, with full margins, in good condition Plate: 232 by 327mm; 9 1/8 by 12 7/8 in Sheet: 362 by 470mm; 14 1/4 by 18 1/2 in

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 VARIATION AUTOURDE DON QUICHOTTE ET DULCINEE: HALTE DE COMEDIENS AMBULANTS (B. 1641) Aquatint, 1968, from the 347 Series, signed in pencil, inscribed épreuve d'artiste, an artist's proof aside from the edition of 50, on wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart

Lot #: 118

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 LES PAUVRES (B. 3) Etching, 1905, from the Saltimbanques Suite, from the edition of 250, on van Gelder wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from very slight paper discoloration and slight surface dirt Plate: 235 by 179mm; 9 1/4 by 7in Sheet: 479 by 330mm; 18

Lot #: 120

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 PEINTRE ENTRE DEUX MODELES (B. 83) Etching, 1927, from Le chef-d'oeuvre inconnu, signed in red ink (faded) and numbered 73/99, (aside from the book edition of 340), published by Vollard, Paris, on Van Gelder wove paper, with full margins, in good condition, a short crease in

Lot #: 121

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 PEINTRE DEVANT SON CHEVALET (B. 93) Etching, 1927, from Le chef d'oeuvre inconnu, signed in red ink (faded), numbered 4/99, published by Vollard, Paris, on wove paper, with margins, a horizontal scuff to the image, severe light-staining, occasional fox marks, minor paper

Lot #: 122

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008

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Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 LE PEINTRE ET SON MODELE (B. 98) Lithograph, 1930, signed in red crayon (at a later date), a proof aside from the edition of 50 that accompanied the book, on BFK Rives wove paper, with full margins, in good condition apart from minor soiling and paper discoloration towards

Lot #: 123

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Oct 2008